Visualizing a Buddhist Sutra: Text and Figure in Himalayan Art

Visualizing a Buddhist Sutra: Text and Figure in Himalayan Art

by Laxman S. Thakur
     
 


This volume analyzes the inscriptions, murals, and manuscripts of the Avatamsakasutra of the Tabo monestary focusing particularly on the Gandavyuhasutra and comments on Buddhist art being a mode of transmission of Buddhist ideas contained in texts.See more details below

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This volume analyzes the inscriptions, murals, and manuscripts of the Avatamsakasutra of the Tabo monestary focusing particularly on the Gandavyuhasutra and comments on Buddhist art being a mode of transmission of Buddhist ideas contained in texts.

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ISBN-13:
9780195673142
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/29/2005
Pages:
175
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.70(h) x 0.60(d)

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