Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Medicine Buddha - Retinue Figure

སངས་རྒྱས་སྨན་ལྷ། 药师佛
(item no. 61142)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Medicine Buddha retinue figure. In the Southern direction, Gyob Dzin, blue in colour and holding a stick in the right hand and a mongoose in the left. He is the eleventh of the twelve Yaksha Generals in the Medicine Buddha mandala.

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