Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Direction Guardian (Buddhist Deity) - Virupaksha (West)

རྒྱལ་ཆེན་རིགས་བཞི། 四大天王
(item no. 20241)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Kagyu and Buddhist
Material Metal, Mercuric Gild, Precious Stone
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: King

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Secondary Images
Related Items
Thematic Sets
Buddhist Worldly Protector: Virupaksha, Guardian of the West
Buddhist Deity: Virupaksha (Masterworks)
Tibet: Densatil, Four Guardian Kings