Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Hayagriva (Buddhist Deity)

རྟ་མགྲིན། ནང་ལྷ། 马头明王(佛教本尊)
(item no. 65262)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1200 - 1299
Lineages Nyingma, Kagyu and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: [mantra of the deity]

Special Features: (Printed script (Uchen), is black)

Secondary Images
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