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The lightness of essence: Tibetan Buddhism relics of the Palace  Museum, (Tibetan, French and English)

The lightness of essence: Tibetan Buddhism relics of the Palace Museum, (Tibetan, French and English)


ISBN: 9789993746799, 9993746797

The Lightness of Essence-Tibetan Buddhism relics of the Palace Museum exhibition is the fifth time that the Palace Museum has collaborated with ;the Macao Museum of Art. This joint exhibition shows the imperial court's collection of Tibetan Buddhist works and has been extraordinary experinece for both parties as this is the first time the Macao Museum of Art has sponsored an exhibition on Tibet...

Maitreya Buddha in literature, history and art

Maitreya Buddha in literature, history and art

Das, Asha

ISBN: 9788186791387, 8186791388

The book describes in detail the growth of Buddhist art and advent of Maitreya in the art and literature and the characteristics of its various forms in India and abroad.

Making sense of Buddhist art & architecture

Making sense of Buddhist art & architecture

Karetzky, Patricia Eichenbaum

ISBN: 9780500291696, 0500291691

Mandalas of the Bon religion: Tritan Norbutse collection, Kathmandu, (in Tibetan), with a preface in English, Osaka, 2000

Mandalas of the Bon religion: Tritan Norbutse collection, Kathmandu, (in Tibetan), with a preface in English, Osaka, 2000

Namdak, Tenzin (b.1926) et al. (ed.)

ISBN: 9788186561003, 8186561005

In this book, the renowned scholars of Bon studies have made efforts to present the importance of Bon Mandalas. It contains 132 Mandalas with their names and descriptions in Tibetan as well as in romanized Tibetan.

Buddhist jewels in mortuary cult: magic symbols, 2 vols., foreword by B.R. Mani

Buddhist jewels in mortuary cult: magic symbols, 2 vols., foreword by B.R. Mani

Sengupta, Arputharani

ISBN: 9788173201448, 8173201447

Buddhist Jewels from widespread mortuary clusters correlate with the adornment of the bodhisattvas and the divine female directing the fortunes of the departed. Courtesans mirror the yakshi and merge with various goddesses of the underworld. The domical mausoleums gather together interconnectedness of all things; magic symbols celebrate victory over dark death called Mara while the conception o...

Mirror of the Buddha: early portraits from Tibet, with contributions by Christian Luczanits

Mirror of the Buddha: early portraits from Tibet, with contributions by Christian Luczanits

Jackson, David P

ISBN: 9780984519026, 0984519025

In this book the authors investigate painted portraits of early Tibetan teachers. Images of these eminent personages embodied Buddhist ideals in often idealized human form. In creating these depictions, Tibetan painters of the twelfth through fourteenth century intensely imitated the artistic conventions developed in Pala- and Sena-ruled eastern India (Bengal).

Mithuna in Buddhist art: with special reference to Amaravati and Nagarjunakonda

Mithuna in Buddhist art: with special reference to Amaravati and Nagarjunakonda

Piratti, Sudha (b.1971)

ISBN: 9788186050880, 8186050884

Mitrayogin's 108 mandalas: an image database

Mitrayogin's 108 mandalas: an image database

Tanaka, Kimiaki

ISBN: 9789937506922, 9937506921

This book is an English versian of Mandala Graphics, which was published in Japanese in April 2007. ;Each page contains one CG mandala based on the Hahn Foundation handscrolls, and each mandala is accompained by explanatory remarks. The inscription in Tibeten script (bottom left) is a transcription of the inscription in the original handscroll. Some of these inscriptions are problematic, but th...

Mudras in Buddhist and Hindu practices: an iconographic consideration

Mudras in Buddhist and Hindu practices: an iconographic consideration

Bunce, Fredrick W

ISBN: 9788124603123, 812460312X

This book is a dictionary of mudras in Hindi and Buddhist religious practices that lists the various mudras-- deity-centred, rite-centred, yogic-centred, and so on-- illustrating each with a simple drawing drawn generally from the perspective of one holding the mudra.

Mudras in Japan

Mudras in Japan

Lokesh Chandra et al.

ISBN: 9788179360002, 8179360008

This book is a collection of symbolic hand postures used in the rituals of Japanese Esoteric Buddhism of the Shingon denomination.

Mural paintings in Wa-chen cave in western Tibet

Mural paintings in Wa-chen cave in western Tibet


ISBN: 9787223029766, 7223029765

In Chinese, Tibetan and English.

The museum: Mumbai, guidebook, 2nd ed.

The museum: Mumbai, guidebook, 2nd ed.

Desai, Kalpana et al.

ISBN: 9788190102056, 8190102052

A guide book about the early 20th century Grade I Heritage Building and its wonderful representative works of art from its Indian as well as European and Far-East collections.

Nalanda, 3 vols., 2nd edition

Nalanda, 3 vols., 2nd edition

Misra, BN (b.1921)

ISBN: 9788176466325, 8176466328

Vol.1: Sources and background. Vol.2: Art. Vol.3: Iconography and architecture. ;;This book is the result of the painstaking research done by the author for a number of years and covers nearly all the important aspects of Nalanda-Sources, History, Education, Religion and Philosophy, Art, Iconography and Architechture etc. ;

Nalanda: situating the great monastery

Nalanda: situating the great monastery

Asher, Frederick M

ISBN: 9789383243075, 9383243074

From its inception, circa the 5th century CE, the great monastery of Nalanda attracted monks from foreign lands, especially from China, Korea and Tibet. Their written accounts, along with the records from the site, especially inscriptions on stone and bronze as well as on paintings, and the remains themselves, provide considerable data about the site. In this volume, rather than taking the reco...

Nepal: old images, new insights, ed. by Pratapaditya Pal

Nepal: old images, new insights, ed. by Pratapaditya Pal


ISBN: 9788185026688, 8185026688

This richly illustrated book in an introduction and ten essays throws much new light on the artistic achievements of the Newar people.

A ninth century scroll of the Vajradhatu Mandala

A ninth century scroll of the Vajradhatu Mandala

Lokesh Chandra

ISBN: 9788186471135, 8186471138

Numbers: their iconographic consideration in Buddhist and Hindu practices

Numbers: their iconographic consideration in Buddhist and Hindu practices

Bunce, Fredrick W (b.1935)

ISBN: 9788124602010, 8124602018

The author perceives 'numerology' not as the arcane or occult science, but as an academic proposition concerned with the ethos of numbers and the genesis of their importance within the Hindu and Buddhist art, particularly architecture.

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