The Indian Buddhist Iconography: photo 228
Photo 228 of 357 in Gallery: The Indian Buddhist Iconography
Image title: Fig. 228: Twelve-armed Gaṇapati
This photo shows: Fig. 228: Twelve-armed Ganapati extracted from the book “the Indian Buddhist Iconography” by Benoytosh Bhattachacharyya.
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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).