Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Nagaraksha (Buddhist Deity)

ཀླུའི་བདག་པོ། ནང་ལྷ། 龙王(佛教本尊)
(item no. 919)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Drigung (Kagyu) and Gelug
Size 76.84x63.50cm (30.25x25in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P1999.31.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Manjushri Nagaraksha, Wrathful (Tibetan: jam pal lu'i drag po).

Jeff Watt 11-2000

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Tradition: Gelug Deity Paintings
Tradition: Kagyu Deity Paintings
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Painting Gallery 8
Buddhist Deity: Nagaraksha Main Page
Tradition: Drigung Kagyu Main Page