Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Tara (Buddhist Deity) - (Atisha, 21 Taras)

སྒྲོལ་མ། སྣང་བརྙན་ཡོངས། 度母(本尊)(全像)
(item no. 48954)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Female

TBRC: W25346

Interpretation / Description

Three figures of Tara according to the system of Twenty-one Taras popularized by Jowo Atisha. This composition is likley to be from a seven or nine painting set.

Jeff Watt 8-2011

Secondary Images
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Thematic Sets
Buddhist Deity: Tara (Atisha Tradition)
Collection: Private 1
Subject: Deity Colours - Yellow (Increasing Activities)