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Bibliography: Protector Deities in Himalayan Art

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Deities of Tibetan Buddhism: The Zurich Paintings edited by Martin Brauen, translated by Martin Willson. Wisdom Publications, 2000. (See Rinjung Lhantab Main Page, Outline Page, Mahakala & Protectors, Shri Devi and Miscellaneous Protectors).

sGrub tabs kun btus, (Collection of All Methods). Edited by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo and Jamyang Loter Wangpo. Volume 9, 11, 13, 14. Published New Delhi in the early 1970s.

Demonic Divine: Himalayan Art and Beyond. Rob Linrothe and Jeff Watt. Serindia Publications/Rubin Museum of Art, October 2004.

The Guardian Deities of Tibet by Ladrang Kalsang. (First edition 1996). (See contents page with links).

Oracles and Demons of Tibet by Rene De Nebesky- Wojkowitz. The Hague (1956). ISBN 81-7303-039-1. (See contents page with links).

Ruthless Compassion: Wrathful Deities in Early Indo-Tibetan Esoteric Buddhist Art. Rob Linrothe. May 1999, Shambhala Publications.

Tibetan Painted Scrolls, Giuseppe Tucci. 2 volumes. Rome , 1949. (See images from volume 2).

Jeff Watt [updated 8-2018]