Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Deity

(item no. 61100)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1400 - 1499
Lineages Hindu
Material Ground: Paper
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Chandra, the Hindu God of the Moon with consort. This is only a tentative identification and not textually supported.

Jeff Watt 1-2008

Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: [Verses in Nagari script written on the back]

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Buddhist Deity: Chandra (God of the Moon)
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