Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mandala of Pancha Raksha (Buddhist Deity)

སྲུང་མ་རྣམ་ལྔ་། ནང་ལྷ། 五部护法(佛教护法)
(item no. 89468)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Sakya, Kagyu and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Painting School Ngor
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Pancha Raksha Mandala: A set of forty-two mandalas, as described in the Vajravali Sanskrit text of Abhayakaragupta, commissioned in honour of Lama Dampa Sonam Gyaltsen.

Nor, Peintures du Monasterie de Nor (list of image plates)

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Thematic Sets
Buddhist Deity: Pancha Raksha Main Page
Mandalas: Sakya Tradition
Buddhist Deity: Pancha Raksha (Mandalas)
Buddhist Deity: Pancha Raksha (Masterworks)
Buddhist Deity: Pancha Raksha (13 Deity Mandala)
Painting Set: Vajravali (Lama Dampa Set)