Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Kurukulla (Buddhist Deity)

ཀུ་རུ་ཀུ་ལེ། ནང་ལྷ། 作明佛母(佛教本尊)
(item no. 99092)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Sakya and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Kurukulla together with Tinuma Yogini and Red Vasudhara. The three together are called the Three Small Red Ones and belong to the larger group known as the Thirteen Golden Dharmas of Sakya.

Jeff Watt 6-2008

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Publications
Publication: Bod kyi thangka

Thematic Sets
Subject: Three Small Red Ones (Sakya)
Buddhist Deity: Kurukulla (Types & Forms)
Buddhist Deity: Kurukulla (Masterworks)
Subject: Aphorisms (Chinese Language)
Buddhist Deity: Kurukulla Main Page
Subject: Thirteen Golden Dharmas of Sakya
Subject: Aphorisms for Himalayan Art & Iconography