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Tibetan sculptures

Dongfan Liao

Tibetan sculptures

by Dongfan Liao

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Published by China Intercontinental Press in Beijing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhist sculpture

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statement[Liao Dongfan]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB1912.B83 L54513 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24913246M
    ISBN 107508501861
    LC Control Number2009408858

    More editions of Buddhist Statues in Tibet: Evolution of Tibetan Sculptures: Buddhist Statues in Tibet: Evolution of Tibetan Sculptures: ISBN () Hardcover, Serindia Publications, Buddhist Tantric Sculptures Buddhism has a predominant tantric culture, a singular aspect of Oriental religion. Exotic India's brass and copper pieces in Buddhist tantric sculptures come in a wide range of make and finish - brass, copper, gold-gilded, colourfully inlaid, you name it.

    Get this from a library! Hidden treasures of the Himalayas: Tibetan manuscripts, paintings and sculptures of Dolpo. [Amy Heller] -- In , a hidden library was found in the Nesar Temple at a remote village of Bicher in Dolpo, Nepal. It contains more than six hundred volumes of Tibetan manuscripts, ranging in date from the late.   Avolokiteshvara, called Chenrezi or Chenrezig in Tibetan, is the Bodhisattva of Compassion. This figure is of great importance as the deity is the patron saint of Tibet. The image, which can be found virtually everywhere, is in a standing position and has many arms and eleven heads, which are arranged in the form of a pyramid.

    Shop beautiful Buddha statues for home and garden- designs available in Buddha, Happy Buddha, Kuan yin, Tibetan, Yoga & Zen statues and more. Brought to you by - enjoy free shipping within the continental US.   This book is an invaluable tool for art historians, scholars, dealers, and collectors interested in metal sculptures of Northern India, the Himalayas, and is also an important work for scholars studying Chinese bronzes of the Ming and Qing Dynasties.


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