Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Amitabha Buddha - Pureland (Sukhavati)

སངས་རྒྱས་འོད་དཔག་མེད། 无量寿佛
(item no. 353)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1600 - 1699
Size 81.28x62.23cm (32x24.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment, Fine Gold Line on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P1996.20.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Buddha

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Front of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: "I bow down to the Pure Land of Amitabha"

Wylie Transliteration of Inscription: 'od dpag med zhing bkod la phyag 'tshal lo

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