Eulogies to the Sacred Images of the Buddhas and Boddhisattvas

( 诸佛菩萨圣像赞 )

Fully illustrated with Tibetan buddhist iconography, plates description in Chinese & Tibetan. On the back of the book have an English introduction, translated by Ed Hunter, & Descriptions of Icons of the Illustrations in English. The Tibetan Buddhist iconography printed in this book are from the National Library of China, with the original text. The work has 360 images, each is framed with a block printed black line within which are found the image's mandorla, aureoles, lotus throne with its lotus petals, cloud scrolling and pearling all also print outlined in black. The images are accompanied by four six character lines in Chinese. These inscriptions state the deity's name, its attributes, asana and dharmic function, all the English translation are on the back of the book, with Index of Sanskrit Names, Index of Tibetan Names, Index of Mongolia, Index of Manchu Names, & Index of Chinese.

  • New Paperback 17*28 cm, 461 pp.


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ISBN: 9787800579905
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Publisher: 藏学出版
Published: 461

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