Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Worldly Protector (Buddhist) - Ta'og Sengshon

འཇིག་རྟེན་པའི་ལྷ། ནང་ལྷ། 世俗的神(佛教)
(item no. 81531)
Origin Location Mongolia
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Warrior

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Ta'og Tashon, the special protector of Sera Monastery in Tibet. This protector was also popularized in Mongolia by visiting lamas from Sera Monastery.

Jeff Watt 6-2005

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