Illuminated Page from a Dispersed DharanI Manuscript
Inks and color on paper
a: 25 3/8 x 5 7/8 in. (64.4 x 14.9 cm)
b: 24 1/2 x 6 in. (62.2 x 15.2 cm)
Anonymous Gift, 1986
Not on view
The upper page shows the seated bodhisattva Vajradhara on the left and an Esoteric form of the bodhisattva Vajrapani on the right. The lower shows Sakyamuni (the historic Buddha) and four Esoteric bodhisattvas—a seated yellow Manjushri, a seated white Avalokiteshvara, a standing blue Panjaranatha, and a standing blue Vajrapani.
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