The Book of Buddhas

The Book of Buddhas
Views: 1060 Brand: New Age Books
Product Code: The Book of Buddhas
Availability: In Stock
₹195
Qty: Add to Cart

Title: The Book of Buddhas
Sub Title: Ritual Symbolism used on Buddhist Statuary and Ritual Objects
Summary: In Buddhism, every symbol has a meaning, and this book explores the symbolism of the ritual objects that are used on statues and paintings, as well as explaining the ritual meaning of the objects associated with Buddhism.
Detail: In Buddhism, every symbol has a meaning, and this book explores the symbolism of the ritual objects that are used on statues and paintings, as well as explaining the ritual meaning of the objects associated with Buddhism. This book serves as an introduction for students. It is not a comprehensive and exhausting study, but provides an introduction to Buddhism itself, as well as a generous survey of the most common figures and symbols. The author examines the Three Mysteries, Mudras, Asanas, Manushi Buddhas, Transcendental Buddhas, Adibuddha, Tara, Manjusri and Avalokitesvara. Also discussed is Yidams, Gods and Goddesses, Dakinis and Yoginis, and the Laughing Buddha.