Himalayan Art Resources

Mandala: Complex Mandalas (Numerous Figures)

Mandala: Iconography

Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Description (below)
- Simple Figure Mandalas
- Complex Multi-Mandalas
- Confusions
- Others...

Video: Mandalas with Numerous Deities

Mandala List:
- Abhisambodhi (Charya Tantra)
- Tattvasamgraha (Yoga Tantra)
- Vajrashekara (Yoga Tantra)
- Vajrasattva (Yoga Tantra)
- Buddhasmayoga (Anuttara Yoga)
- Chakrasamvara (Anuttara Yoga Tantra)
- Vajravarahi (Anuttara Yoga Tantra)
- Kalachakra (Anuttara Yoga Tantra)
- Others...

The Chakrasamvara and Kalachakra complex mandalas have numerous variations with large numbers of secondary figures sometimes exceeding one thousand.

Jeff Watt 2-2023

(The images below are only a selection of examples).