Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Mahakala (Buddhist Protector) - Shadbhuja (Six-hands, Shangpa)

མ་ཧཱ་ཀཱ་ལ། ནག་པོ་ཆེན་པོ། 玛哈嘎拉
(item no. 99695)
Origin Location Central Tibet
Date Range 1600 - 1699
Size 64x50cm (25.20x19.69in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Publication: Tibetan Paintings
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Tibetan Paintings by Pratapaditya Pal (list of image plates)

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Publications
Publication: Tibetan Paintings

Thematic Sets
Mahakala: Shadbhuja [Shangpa] Page (Six-hands)