Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mandala of Hevajra (Buddhist Deity)

ཀྱེ་རྡོ་རྗེ། ནང་ལྷ། 喜金刚(佛教本尊)
(item no. 87226)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1400 - 1499
Lineages Sakya, Ngor (Sakya) and Buddhist
Size 76.20x67.30cm (30x26.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Catalogue # acc.# 67.825, Gift of John Goelet
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Shri Hevajra Nine Deity Manadala (Tibetan: pal gye pa dor je'i lha gu'i kyil khor) according to the special lineage of Lamdre from the mahasiddha Virupa as followed by the Sakya School.

Sanskrit: Hevajra Tibetan: Gye pa dor je

Jeff Watt 4-2001

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Buddhist Deity: Hevajra & Ten Wrathful Ones
Mandalas: Sakya Tradition
Buddhist Deity: Hevajra Mandalas
Buddhist Deity: Hevajra & Lamdre Lineage
Collection of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston