Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Antique Vajrapani statue with five Garuda Birds.
The back has a compartment to store relics.
Height approx 4.5 inches

Mani Mantra Thokcha
70 mm x 31 mm
Buckle Thokcha
30 mm  x 22 mm

Peacock Thokcha
37 mm x 18 mm

Crouching Lion Thokcha
Collected in Tibet in the 1980s
62 mm x 32 mm

Wednesday, 2 October 2013

Kirtimukha Buckle Thokcha inlaid 
with turquoise and coral

Tortoise or Turtle Thokcha
Collected in Dolpo in the early 1970s

Line drawing of the the Mahasiddha Virupa.
© James Wainwright