Sunday, July 5, 2009

Panjaranatha Mahakala 1


Panjaranatha Mahakala Face
Buddhist Panjaranatha Mahakala


Mahakala is one of the eight dharmapala of the Buddhist pantheon. Mahakala's name translates as the "Great Black," one, or "Great time." The latter is a reference to the deity's ability to transcend all time. ( read full story about MAHAKALA )
Panjaranatha Mahakala

Statue Detail
Partly Gilt on copper
Face painted by Gold
Height: 28 cm
Making Process: Lost Wax
Availability In Arts Gallery: Yes

Panjaranatha Mahakala

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