Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Sarasvati (Indian Goddess & Buddhist Deity)

དབྱངས་ཅན་མ། 辯才天女
(item no. 59725)
Origin Location Bhutan
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Vajra Sarasvati: white in colour with one face and two hands.

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Subject: Deity Figures with Books
Iconography: Drub Tab Gyatso
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