The Buddha Image: Out of Uddiyana ~ an exhibition

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The Buddha Image: Out of Uddiyana ~ an exhibition

Postby riverside » Fri Sep 03, 2010 3:29 am

Sept 16 - Oct 20, 2010
Tibet House
22 West 15th Street, New York, NY 10011 ... xhibitions

The 'Out of Uddiyana' exhibition features a wide range of very early Buddha imagery and related artworks, including Gandharan sculptural masterpieces...The exhibit shows how early Buddha images and a distinctive style evolved “out of Uddiyana”­–an area nowadays known as Swat, in present-day northern Pakistan–and was transmitted along the Silk Route ... Uddiyana/Swat is also the place where the tantric Master, Padmasambhava ... was born and from where he helped establish “Vajrayana” Buddhism in Tibet
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