God; Tibetan Thangka Painting
Kalacakra Kalacakra is a Yi-dam (god protector) who turns the wheel of life. Kalacakra is the title fo a work in one of the division of the Kangyur. It is possible that Kalacakra is a personification of that work. Kalacakra is usually as a Yi-dam with four heads on each of which is a third eye. He may have twelve or twenty four arms but never has more than two legs. In his Yi-dam form he is dark blue. His body is covered by a tiger skin. He wears a stepping to the left on two prostrated personages under the right foot holds a bow and arrow the one under left a trident and Khatvanga.