Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Vairochana Buddha - Sarvavid (Sarvadurgati Tantra)

ཀུན་རིག་རྣམ་པར་སྣང་མཛད། 普明大日如来(佛教本尊)
(item no. 69456)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Vairochana Buddha: from a five painting set depicting all of the deities from the principal mandala according to the Sarvadurgati Parishodhana Tantra.

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Subject: Five Buddhas Main Page (Directions, Tantric, Symbolic)
Collection of Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
Textile: Composition & Finishing
Textile: Mounts (Early Style)
Buddhist Deity: Vairochana (Charya & Yoga Tantras)
Buddhist Deity: Vairochana, 毗卢遮那佛, རྣམ་པར་སྣང་མཛད། (Painting Masterworks)
Subject: Torana, Vairochana Buddha (Early Animal Depictions)