Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Panjarnata (Lord of the Pavilion)

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 86469)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1200 - 1299
Lineages Sakya and Buddhist
Material Stone, Painted Face/Hair
Collection The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

TBRC: W25327

Interpretation / Description

Panjaranata Mahakala.

At the upper left id Bhutadamara Vajrapani. At the lower left s Copper Knife Mahakala. At the upper right side is Ekajati. At the lower right is Shri Devi Dudsolma.

Jeff Watt 2-2019

Secondary Images
Related Items
Exhibition Appearances
Faith & Empire: Art & Politics in Tibetan Buddhism

Thematic Sets
Mahakala: Panjarnata, Lord of the Pavilion (Main Page)
Mahakala: Panjarnata Masterworks (Sculpture)
Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Sculpture)
Mahakala: Panjarnata, Lord of the Pavilion (Forms & Types)