This work depicts the Chundhaa, a deity related to Buddhist mysticism whose powers include elimination of epidemics and other diseases. She also purifies negative karma. This 200-year-old gum-tempera painting on cloth, is a thangka, from Nepal. The thangka is not considered complete without its mounting.
Sir D.J. Tata Collection
Painting on Silk
133.0(H) x 78.2(W) cm (with rod)