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Shrine of one of the Celestial Budhisuktis (or Taras) at the base of the Temple of Adi Buddha at Sambhunath. April 1854

Watercolour of a shrine at the base of the Temple
of Adi Buddha at Swayambhunath in Nepal, by Henry Ambrose Oldfield
(1822-1871), dated April 1854. The image is inscribed on the
reverse: 'Shrine of one of the Celestial Budhisuktis (or Taras) at
the base of the Temple of Adi Buddha at Sambhunath. April 1854'.Dr
Oldfield, who was Residency Surgeon at Khatmandu from 1850-1863,
wrote in Volume II of h…