Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Panjaranata - Retinue Figure

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 85092)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Sakya, Ngor (Sakya) and Buddhist
Material Black Background on Cotton
Collection Publication: Art of the Himalayas
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Both

Interpretation / Description

Kala Rakshasa: attendant to Panjanata Mahakala.

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