Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Indian Adept (siddha) - Shridhara

རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་གྲུབ་ཆེན། 印度大成就者
(item no. 94479)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1500 - 1599
Lineages Sakya and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection American Museum of Natural History
Catalogue # AMNH 70.2/ 3740
Painting School Khyenri
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

AMNH Description

Shridhara: an Indian siddha responsible for several important traditions of Tantric practice. - Identifiable Mahasiddhas

Jeff Watt 6-2000

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