1-7 of 7 Search Results for

Mount Sumeru

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Image
Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 5. Divinities and Mount Sumeru, Yungang Cave 10 entrance. Photograph: courtesy of Joy Lidu Yi. More
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2023) 73 (2): 79–106.
Published: 01 October 2023
... each to their own place, heaven or the underworld. To better preach Buddhism with the approach of “match meaning” ( geyi ), early clerics adapted the cosmological theme of heaven and axis mundi by associating Mount Kunlun with Mount Sumeru and the Chinese heaven with Trāyastrimsa. They peopled Mount...
FIGURES | View All (24)
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2005) 55 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 April 2005
... the waters of the four great oceans, the believers could visualize more easily something they had blue and the white are clear and distinct, and like Mount Sumeru, already seen. the pores of his body emit rays of light.35 The Chinese Tiantai school...
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 131–170.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Figure 5. Divinities and Mount Sumeru, Yungang Cave 10 entrance. Photograph: courtesy of Joy Lidu Yi. ...
FIGURES | View All (38)
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (2): 155–180.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of your enemy; the banner that bears the Bull, who is marked by the five fingers of the daughter of the mountain (i.e., Pārvatī), due to whose terrific bellowing the quarters vibrate and the demons are gripped with fear, and who cracks the rocks of the cliffs of Mount Sumeru by the pounding of his horns...
FIGURES | View All (27)
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 81–105.
Published: 01 April 2016
... of Man˜ jus´rı¯ and the frontal position of Man˜ jus´rs body Vairocana tatha¯ gata, [that is] the secret vajradha¯ tu seated upon the lion mount. Another distinguishing lotus pedestal stored in the world ocean, there is the characteristic of the ‘‘new-style’’ Man˜ jus´rı¯ is the repre- great holy...
Journal Article
Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 April 2016
... that Bihar concept of the Buddhist universe with Mount Meru (or Sharif remains an equally likely candidate) or, at the Sumeru) at the center and four ‘‘continents’’ around very least, that feature F9 could be yet another Pala it.89 It is possible, therefore, that the archaeological monastery. Taranatha...