Aparimita thangka art is buddhist handmade thangka with dimension 102*73 cm. It is hand painted on cotton canvas in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Aparimita is presented at the center of the thangka. Two goddesses is presented at the bottom left and bottom right corner of Aparimita in the thangka.
|102 x 73 cm
|Cotton Canvas and Mineral Color
Mantra of Aparimita
The mantra of Aparimita is om a ma a ni dzi wan ti ye soha.
Iconography of Aparimita
Aparimita is red in color. His two hands are in dhyana mudra and hold an ambrosia vase. He usually wears all the ornaments of different kinds peculiar to a Sambhogakaya Buddha.
He is never depicted with any consort. He wears a crown and has Ushnisha and Urnakosh in his body. Buddha Aparimita is invoked or worshipped for lengthening the life span or fast relief from dreadful diseases or from mortal danger. In Nepalese Mahayana tradition, the dharani of Buddha Aparimita is often recited by the devotees in the presence of dying patients.