Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahottara Heruka (Buddhist Deity)

ཆེ་མཆོག་ཧེ་རུ་ཀ། 嘿噜嘎 (八大法)
(item no. 504)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Nyingma
Size 40.64x27.94cm (16x11in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment, Fine Gold Line on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# F1996.29.2
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Mahottara Heruka.

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Subject: Universal Deities (Appearance)