Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Avalokiteshvara (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)

སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས། 观音菩萨
(item no. 50357)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Material Wood
Collection Zanabazar Museum of Fine Arts
Notes about the Central Figure

Alternate Names: Lokeshvara Avalokita Lokanata Lokanatha Mahakarunika

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Avalokiteshvara, Arya Lokeshvara (Tibetan: pag pa chen re zi. English: the Noble All Seeing Lord).

(For additional information on this sculpture see Phagpa Lokes'vara of the Potala by Ian Alsop).

Jeff Watt 8-2001

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