Shakyamuni Buddha

Image title: Shakyamuni Buddha

Description of the photo

This bronze sculpture shows an image of Shakyamuni Buddha, from the 19-20th century A.D.—This image of Buddha belongs to the Earth Touching Pose. This form of image is most popular in Nepal. Here the right hand of Buddha is shown touching the earth while the left hand is holding an Alms Bowl. Tibetan influence is seen in the hair style of the image.

Gallery information:

The National Museum of Nepal (Rashtriya Museum) houses a variety of sculptures, carvings, statues, paintings and other objects grouped according to the major religions such as Hinduism and Buddhism. This photo is from the Hindu bronze sculpture (dhatu-kala) section.

Photo details:
Date: 2019-11-29
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/30
Aperture: f/5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 44mm

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Size: 4.37 MB
Resolution: 2269 x 3200
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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