Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Wheel of Life

སྲིད་པ་འཁོར་ལོ་བྲིས་ཐང་དང་ལྡེབས་རིས། 生死轮绘画和壁画
(item no. 57616)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Size 97x80.50cm (38.19x31.69in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection National Gallery in Prague
Catalogue # Inv. No. Vm 2770; Purchased 1969
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Object/Concept

Interpretation / Description

The Twelve Links begin at the 11:30 position with a blind man walking with a stick.

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