Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Chaturmukha (Four-Faced)

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 74831)
Date Range 1600 - 1699
Size 95.58x66.68cm (37.63x26.25in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc. #35-231
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

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