Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Manjushri (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)

འཇམ་དཔལ་དབྱངས། 文殊师利菩萨
(item no. 89179)
Origin Location Bhutan
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Drukpa (Kagyu, Bhutan) and Buddhist
Size 97x68cm (38.19x26.77in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Publication: Tibetan Painting, The Jucker Collection
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Shri Heruka Vajramanjugosha: A semi-wrathful, red manifestation of the Manjushri embracing the consort Nairatmya.

Tibetan Paintings by Hugo E. Kreijger (list of image plates)

Secondary Images
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Publications
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Thematic Sets
Region: Bhutan, Main Page
Buddhist Deity: Manjushri Main Page
Subject: Arms of Deities (Numbers)
Subject: Heruka Meaning & Forms
Painting Set: Sadhanamala (Drugpa Kagyu)
Region: Bhutan: Painting & Textile Masterworks
Buddhist Deity: Manjushri, Rare & Unusual Forms
Tradition: Drugpa Kagyu Main Page
Buddhist Deity: Manjushri (Painting Masterworks)
Collection of Jucker (Tibetan Art)