Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Japan: Achala - Achala

མི་གཡོ་བ། 不动明王(梵名:阿遮罗)
(item no. 7518)
Date Range 1000 - 1099
Lineages Buddhist
Material Wood, Painted Face/Hair
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Achalanata, made during the late Heian period (794-1185). Koyasan Kongobuji Reihokan Museum. Notice the dragon-shaped fire behind.

Shinzo Shiratori 1-2022


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