Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Achala (Buddhist Deity) - Blue, Standing

མི་གཡོ་བ། 不动明王(梵名:阿遮罗)
(item no. 3313978)
Origin Location Western Tibet
Date Range 1200 - 1299
Lineages Buddhist
Size 32cm (12.60in) high
Material Metal
Collection Museum der Kulturen, Basel
Catalogue # acc. #W.lld13978.R0087
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

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