Buddhist Bronze Sculptures (NMN): photo 14
Photo 14 of 21 in Gallery: Buddhist Bronze Sculptures (NMN)
Image title: Maha-Vairocana
This bronze sculpture shows an image of Maha-Vairocana, from the 18th century.—This Tantric imagery of Vairochana is shown seated cross-legged on the lotus base holding his usual attributes. The image with heavy ornamentation is shown embracing his Shakti Vajradhateshvari on the left.
The National Museum of Nepal (Rashtriya Museum) houses a variety of sculptures, carvings, statues, paintings and other objects grouped according to the major religions such as Hinduism and Buddhism. This photo is from the Hindu bronze sculpture (dhatu-kala) section.