A Book of Buddhist Symbolism and Icons


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A Book of Buddhist Symbolism and Icons

Author: Kamal S. Srivastava
Order No. 51173
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Sangeeta Prakashan
Pub Year: 1999
Pages: 169
Language: English

The book reflects an attention on the iconographic aspects of Buddhism and to promote a comprehensive survey of the history, significance, philosophy, symbolism, variety and Impact of Buddhist Iconography. Apart from the origin and development of Buddhist icons, it demonstrates Mudras (gestures), Buddhist deities, Buddhas (manus/), Bodhisattvas, Yoginis, Laughing Buddha and a select bibliography, it also includes 28 explanatory illustrations (14 plates). The work deals in simple, elegant, and exhaustive manner.

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