Mudråa: A Study Of The Symbolic Gestures In Japanese Buddhist Sculpture E. Dale Saunders

ISBN: 9780691097961

Published: December 31st 1985

Hardcover

296 pages


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Mudråa: A Study Of The Symbolic Gestures In Japanese Buddhist Sculpture  by  E. Dale Saunders

Mudråa: A Study Of The Symbolic Gestures In Japanese Buddhist Sculpture by E. Dale Saunders
December 31st 1985 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, RTF | 296 pages | ISBN: 9780691097961 | 9.56 Mb

Appearing for the first time in paperback and illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, and 26 half-tone plates, this study of the iconographic aspect of Japanese Buddhist sculpture surveys the significance of eight principal and six secondary handMoreAppearing for the first time in paperback and illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, and 26 half-tone plates, this study of the iconographic aspect of Japanese Buddhist sculpture surveys the significance of eight principal and six secondary hand gestures (mudra), in addition to the postures (asana), such as the lotus, and the symbolic attributes.

A pictorial index helps the reader in identifying the gestures.



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