Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Nampar Gyalwa (Bon Deity)

རྣམ་པར་རྒྱལ་བ། བོན་ལྷ། 南巴嘉瓦(苯教本尊)
(item no. 54488)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Bon
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Field Museum of Natural History
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Nampar Gyalwa: a form of Tonpa Shenrab that relates to the story of when he visited the emperor of China.

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