figures (ritual & belief: representations)

Standing Dipankara with right hand in charity mudra, left in discourse. Robed in lhagoi with right shoulder covered; on a double lotus throne; blue hair, painted golden face and mercury gilded body; brown robe with golden border decorated with scrolls and an endless knot is in inlaid white metal on his lower abdomen.

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