The Indian Buddhist Iconography: photo 46
Photo 46 of 357 in Gallery: The Indian Buddhist Iconography
Image title: Figure 46: Vajrāsana (Indian museum)
This photo shows: Vajrasana (Indian museum) extracted from the book “the Indian Buddhist Iconography” by Benoytosh Bhattachacharyya. It is figure number 46.
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These photos exposes Buddhist iconography in the form of sculptures found throughout Asian countries such as Nepal and China. The book in which they are found also contains large extracts from the the Sadhanamala, a Sanskrit book dealing with meditation through visualization, using a variety of Sadhanas (psychic exercises in the form of visualization and meditation).