Himalayan Art Resources

Painting Style: Khyenri - Wrathful Deities

Khyenri Iconography

Peaceful Deity Composition Characteristics:
- Floating Figure Composition
- Sparse or Open Background
- Multi-coloured Clouds
- Circular Halo
- Stylized Flame Halo
- Semi-flamed Halo
- Stylized Stacked Hair
- Rounded Faces
- Large Central Figure
- Strong Contrast
- Bright Colours
- Others...

Examples of four Iconographic Subjects in Khyenri Style Painting:
Teachers & Siddhas | Peaceful & Semi Peaceful Deities | Wrathful Deities | Mandalas

Jeff Watt 5-2014

(The images below are only a selection of examples from the links above).