Pañcaraksa sutra

Historical period(s)
1647 BCE
Wood and handmade paper with opaque watercolor and gold
H x W: 45 x 11 cm (17 11/16 x 4 5/16 in)
Nepal, Kathmandu, Taramula-vihara (monastery)
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Robert Slusser in memory of Gladys May Hamilton
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


Akshobhya Buddha, Amitabha Buddha, Amoghyasiddhi Buddha, Buddhism, Nepal, Pancaraksa Sutra, Ratnasambhava Buddha, Vairocana Buddha
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Jinah Kim. Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal. Exh. cat. Leiden, The Netherlands. cat. 24, pages 124-125.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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