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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2016) 66 (1): 81–105.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Michelle C. Wang Abstract The Thousand-armed Mañjuśrī is an enigmatic form of the bodhisattva that appeared primarily in the Mogao cave shrines in northwestern China. There, the deity was nearly always paired with the Thousand-armed Avalokiteśvara on opposite walls or on opposite sides of a doorway...
Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2015) 65 (1-2): 87–115.
Published: 01 October 2015
... surrounding corridor (c). Image courtesy of Wu Cong and Tianjin University Department of Architecture. Modified by the author. 94 ARCHIVES OF ASIAN ART Fig. 9. Thousand-Armed Mañjuśrī and Thousand-Armed Avalokiteśvara flanking rear door on north wall of Wansuidian. Qing (1644–1911) or...
Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2017) 67 (2): 143–187.
Published: 01 October 2017
..., Mañjuśrī ( Figure 19 ) and Padmapāṇi ( Figure 20 ) are clearly a compositional pair—one on the south end of the west wall, the other on the north end of the west wall—mirroring each other's posture, gesture, and head tilt. Directly opposite this pair—on the south end of the east wall and the north end of...