Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mandala of Mahottara Heruka (Buddhist Deity) - (21 Faces)

ཆེ་མཆོག་ཧེ་རུ་ཀ། 嘿噜嘎 (八大法)
(item no. 77004)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Nyingma and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Publication: Wisdom Publications, Calender
Catalogue # Collection of Heinrich Harrier
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Mahottara - the combined essence of the 8 Herukas of the Nyingma Kama tradition.

Jeff Watt 10-2002

Wisdom Calendar 1986 - March (full catalog list)

Related Items
Publication: Wisdom Publications: Calendar Collection

Thematic Sets
Mandala: Mandala Main Page
Tradition: Nyingma Deity Paintings
Mandalas: Nyingma Tradition
Buddhist Deity: Mahottara Heruka (21 Faces)