Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Shadbhuja (Six-hands, Shangpa)

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 102211)
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Shangpa Kagyu and Buddhist
Collection Shechen Archives - photographs
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Shadbhuja Mahakala of the Shangpa Kagyu tradition. Kedrub Kyungpo Naljor is depicted at the top center.

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