Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Kurukulla (Buddhist Deity)

ཀུ་རུ་ཀུ་ལེ། ནང་ལྷ། 作明佛母(佛教本尊)
(item no. 87013)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Size 42.55x32.39cm (16.75x12.75in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Philadelphia Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc. #1959-38-4, Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1959
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

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Thematic Sets
Buddhist Deity: Kurukulla Main Page
Subject: Deity Colours - Red (Powerful Activities)
Collection of Philadelphia Museum of Art (Painting)
Painting Style: Tashi Lhunpo Monastery