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Avalokiteshvara, Simhanada

  • Нүдээр үзэгч (эрхт), Aрслан дуут / Сэнггaрo/Сэнггэра/ Сэнгийн арав / аро / Nüdeer üjegč (erxt), Arslan duut / Senggaro / Senggera / Sengiin araw / aro
  • Nidü-ber üǰegči (erketen), Ars(a)lan(g) daγutu
  • "sPyan ras gzigs, Seng ge sgra // we found: ""seng ge dra, chen re zi"" = from http://www.himalayanart.org/image.cfm/519.html"
  • Avalokiteśvara, Siṁhanāda
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  • 19th century
  • Pigment on cotton
  • Height: not filled / Width: not filled / Depth: not filled
  • Collection: Hans Leder, Inv. Nr.: 4462
  • Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig
  • © Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig/ ÖAW
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Sitting on a lion in the posture of royal dignity, Simhanada Avalokiteshvara is depicted as many iconographical text describe him: carrying as his attributes a trident with a snake coiled around, a lotus with a skull cup filled with flowers and another lotus flower with the flamming sword of wisdom.
© Olaf Czaja
Avalokiteshvara, Simhanada
/ Mongolia / 19th century / Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig / © Grassi Museum für Völkerkunde zu Leipzig/ ÖAW

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