Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Padmasambhava - 8 Forms: Dorje Drolo

པད་མ་འབྱུང་གནས། 莲花生大士
(item no. 3313788)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Nyingma
Size 90x62cm (35.43x24.41in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Museum der Kulturen, Basel
Catalogue # acc. #W.lld13788.R0039
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Dorje Drollo.

Note the very small Dorje Shugden Riding a Black Horse at the bottom of the composition.

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