Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Yama Dharmaraja (Buddhist Protector) - Outer

གཤིན་རྗེ་ཆོས་རྒྱལ། 阎罗法王
(item no. 74168)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Gelug
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Tibetan Painted Scrolls
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Animal-Feature

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Yama Dharmaraja with consort.

At the top center is Manjushri. At the top left is wrathful Black Manjushri. At the right side sits an unidentifiesd Gelugpa teacher.

At the bottom right is a worldly protector.

Jeff Watt 2-2004

Related Items
Publication: Tibetan Painted Scrolls

Thematic Sets
Buddhist Protector: Yama Dharmaraja Main Page
Buddhist Protector: Yama Dharmaraja, Outer