Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)


 
  • T1105-017
  • Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)
  • Tibet
  • Contemporary
  • Silk
  • Image: 20.25'' W x 33.00'' H
  • $2195
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  • First and foremost, thangkas are works of religious art related to Tibetan Buddhism. Thangkas fall loosely into four categories: 1) they portray Buddha and scenes... Read more
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  • One of four Guardian Kings. Often found at entrance or hallway of monastery & believed to be mongolian origin. Protect four cardinal directions. Usually yellow in color and carrying a banner of victory and a jewel spitting mongoose. Regarded as the god of wealth & is depicted riding a snow lion.
T1105-017 – Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)
 
Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)Thangka depicting Guardian King Dhritarastra (Northern King)

 
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