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Entries for month: January 2013

Medicine Buddha Retinue Figures - Masterworks

January 28, 2013 ·

A gallery for Medicine Buddha Retinue Figures, painting, sculpture and textile, has been added to the Masterworks Page.

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Medicine Buddha Paintings - Masterworks

January 28, 2013 ·

A gallery for Medicine Buddha Paintings has been added to the Masterworks Page.

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Medicine Buddha Painting Set - Updated

January 09, 2013 ·

The eight images in this gallery depict the Eight Medicine Buddhas. The full set likely contained nine compositions in total. The missing image is of the personification of the Prajnaparamita Sutra as a female deity.

1. Bhaishajyaguru, Vaidurya Prabha Raja (blue)
2. Ashokattamshri (pink)
3. Suvarnabhadra Vimala (white)
4. Abhijnaraja (pink)
5. Shakyamuni (golden)
6. Suparakirtita Namashri (yellow)
7. Nirghosharaja
8. Dharmakirti Sagara
9. Prajnaparamita (yellow)

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Avadana Stories - Updated

January 06, 2013 ·

The Avadana Main Page has been updated with additional images including a list of painting sets and collections.

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Hevajra - Three Unusual Images

January 05, 2013 ·

A gallery highlighting three unusual images of Hevajra has been added to the HAR site. These three paintings are not related to each other except for the subject of Hevajra and Nairatmya. The three paintings are each unusual because of their iconography, composition or rarity.

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