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. 3313949)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Buddhist
Size 22.50cm (8.86in) high
Material Metal
Collection Museum der Kulturen, Basel
Catalogue # acc. #W.lld13949.R0085
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

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