Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Shri Heruka (Eight Pronouncements)

དཔལ་ཧེ་རུ་ཀ། སྒྲུབ་པ་བཀའ་བརྒྱད། 嘿噜嘎 (八大法)
(item no. 943)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Nyingma
Size 80.01x57.79cm (31.50x22.75in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P2000.4.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Chemchog Heruka.

Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: Inscription written in Dakini script.

Special Features: (handprints)

Secondary Images
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Tradition: Nyingma Deity Paintings
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Painting Gallery 9
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Buddhist Deity: Eight Pronouncement Heruka