Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Shadbhuja (Six-hands, Shangpa)

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 59368)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Size 78.74x54.61cm (31x21.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection The Norton Simon Museum
Catalogue # P.2001.07
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

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Mahakala: Shadbhuja [Shangpa] Page (Six-hands)
Collection of the Norton Simon (Painting & Textiles)