Himalayan Art Resources

Subject: Elders with Beards

Arhat/Sthavira: Iconography

This page highlights Elders that wear a beard, moustache or goatee, but also includes a dark unshaven appearance. The attendant and patron, Dharmatala and Hvashang, are also included as part of the full group of Elders.

Jeff Watt 12-2021

(The images below are a selection of examples).