Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama)

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 58308)
Origin Location Northern India
Date Range 1100 - 1199
Lineages Hindu
Material Stone, Black
Collection Margot and Tom Pritzker
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

Vidyashiva, a Shaiva Siddha.

English Transliteration: A small inscription is located directly beneath the lotus seat.

Secondary Images
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Thematic Sets
Region: Gangetic Plain, India
Hindu Religion Masterworks (Sculpture)
Collection of Margot and Tom Pritzker (Sculpture)