Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mandala of Vajrayogini (Buddhist Deity) - Vajravarahi

རྡོ་རྗེ་རྣལ་འབྱོར་མ། སྣང་བརྙན་ཡོངས། 金刚瑜伽佛母(全图) Vajra Sow
(item no. 58218)
Origin Location India
Date Range 1960 -
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground: Paper
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Semi-Peaceful

Gender: Female

Interpretation / Description

Vajravarahi Seventeen Deity Mandala from the Abhidhana Uttaratantra-nama [Toh 369].

Vajravarahi, red in colour, has three faces and six arms. The consort is Vajra Heruka, blue in colour, with one face and two arms. There are eight principal secondary figures, four gate keepers and four corner figures.

Jeff Watt 11-2020

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