The Book of Buddhas (Paperback)

Ritual Symbolism Used on Buddhist Statuary and Ritual Objects

By Eva Rudy Jansen

Red Wheel, 9789074597029, 126pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1993

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Description

Explores the symbolism of the ritual objects that are used on statues and paintings and explains the ritual meaning of the objects associated with Buddhism. Although this is not an exhaustive study, this book serves as an introduction forn Western students to Buddhism itself. Each individual symbol is clearly illustrated and accompanied by a short explanation of its significance.