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Indian Buddhist iconography

Benoytosh Bhattacharyya

Indian Buddhist iconography

mainly based on The Sadhanamala and cognate Tantric texts of rituals..

by Benoytosh Bhattacharyya

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Published by Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta .
Written in English


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Other titlesThe Sadhanamala.
The Physical Object
Pagination478p. :
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19982440M

About this Item: Aryan Books International, Hardcover. Condition: New. First edition. This volume is an attempt to present a comprehensive work on Buddhist iconography of India, and is mainly based on Sanskrit text prepared from seven recensions of the Sadhanamala alias Sadhanasamuccaya. Books on Buddhist Iconography / Art; Books on Chod; Books on Death, Dying and the Bardo This volume is an attempt to present a comprehensive work on Buddhist iconography of India, and is mainly based on Sanskrit text prepared from seven recensions of the Sadhanamala alias Sadhanasamuccaya. The importance of Indian Buddhist Iconography.

The Indian Buddhist iconography, mainly based on the Sādhanamālā and Cognate tāntric texts of rituals. (Book, ) [] Get this from a library! The Indian Buddhist iconography, . Over the millennia of its development Hinduism has adopted several iconic symbols, forming part of Hindu iconography, that are imbued with spiritual meaning based on either the scriptures or cultural traditions. The exact significance accorded to any of the icons varies with region, period and denomination of the followers.

Get this from a library! The Indian Buddhist iconography: mainly based on the Sādhanamālā and other cognate Tāntric texts of rituals. [Benoytosh Bhattacharyya]. The Indian Buddhist Iconography. Mainly Based on The Sadhanamala and Cognate Tantric Texts of Rituals. Benoytosh Bhattacharyya, M.A.,Ph.o. Formerly Director of Oriental Institute and General Editor, Qaekwad's Oriental Series, Baroda CALCUTTA Published by K. L. MUKHOPADHYAY, 6/1A, Banchharam Akrur Lane, Calcutta- 12, India. SECOND EDITION.


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