Himalayan Art Resources

Subject: Stupa Pilgrimage Sites

Pilgrimage Sites (Stupa) | Stupa Main Page

Subjects, Topics & Sites:
- Stupa Pilgrimage Sites Explanation (below)
- Baudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal
- Gyantse Stupa, Tsang
- Jonang Stupa, Tsang
- Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal
- Wutaishan Stupa, Shanxi, China
- Cityscapes, Monasteries & Pilgrimage Sites
- Confusions
- Others...

In painting some sacred mountains are depicted as stupas while at the same time they can be described in literature as mandalas of deities such as Chakrasamvara and Vajrayogini.

Jeff Watt 6-2015 [updated 6-2017]