Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mandala of Surya (Sun God)

ཉི་མའི་ལྷ། 蘇利耶 (太阳神)
(item no. 73804)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Buddhist
Size 48.26x41.28cm (19x16.25in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection John and Berthe Ford
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Surya (Sun God) Mandala.

Secondary Images
Related Items
Thematic Sets
Mandala: Main Page
Buddhist Deity: Surya (God of the Sun)
Subject: Astrological Iconography
Collection of John and Berthe Ford