Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Shiva (Indian God) - (five faces)

ལྷ་དབང་ཕྱུག། ཧིན་དྷུ་དང་ནང་པ། 自在天(印度和佛教神)
(item no. 65256)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Hindu
Material Metal, Mercuric Gild
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Secondary Images
Related Items
Exhibition Appearances
Exhibition: From the Land of the Gods: Art of the Kathmandu Valley

Thematic Sets
Collection of RMA: Best of Collection 3
Sculpture Set: Hindu Icons (Nepal)
Collection of RMA: Selected Sculpture
Hindu Deity: Shiva, Panchmukha (Five Faces)
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Sculpture (Gallery 1)
Subject: Meditational Deities (ishtadevata, yi dam)
Collection of Rubin Museum (Nepalese Sculpture Masterworks)
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Nepal
Hindu Deity: Bhairava (Shiva) Main Page
Hindu Deity: Shiva Main Page