Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Kshetrapala (Buddhist Protector)

ཀྴེཏྲ་པ་ལ། ཞིང་སྐྱོང་། 护国护法(佛教护法)
(item no. 92055)
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Uncertain
Collection U. of Michigan Museum of Anthropology
Catalogue # #9565 Koelz Collection
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Kshetrapala: protector of the region and the principal activity attendant for Shadbhuja Mahakala.

Jeff Watt 5-2001

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