Buddha in the Yurt: Buddhist Art from Mongolia

Buddha in the Yurt: Buddhist Art from Mongolia

by Carmen Meinert (Editor)

Hardcover(2-Volume set)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783777443515
Publisher: Hirmer Publishers
Publication date: 03/15/2012
Edition description: 2-Volume set
Pages: 840
Product dimensions: 10.10(w) x 12.10(h) x 3.30(d)

About the Author

Carmen Meinert is editor of the German-Mongolian and English-Russian volumes of Buddha in the Yurt. Buddhist Art from Mongolia, is specialised in Buddhist, Chinese and Tibetan Studies. Most recently, she was the interim professor for East Asian Religions in Past and Present at the Ruhr University in Bochum, Germany. Currently, she is a visiting research fellow at the Käte Hamburger Kolleg Dynamics in the History of Religions between Asia and Europe (Ruhr University, Bochum).

Table of Contents

Combined Russian/English Edition

Introduction

Tibetica
Mongolica
1. Buddhas
2. Arhats, Teachers, and Siddhas
3. Bodhisattvas
4. General Vajrayāna Deities and Maṇḍalas
5. Yidams
6. Protective Deities
7. Ritual Items and Miscellaneous

Notes
Inscriptions
Glossary

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