Dictionary of Buddhist and Hindu Iconography: Objects, Devices, Concepts, Rites and Related Terms

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D. K. Print World (P) Limited, 1997 - Art - 473 pages
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This Dictionary Attempts To Reveal The Divine Paradoxes Of Buddhist-Hindu Iconography By Even Interpreting The Nuances Of Their Iconic Language. It Explains, Vividly, Thousands Of Iconic Representations (Visual, Conceptual Symbols, Images, Objects, Concepts, Rites).

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Contents

A
1
abhisekanamudra
2
adhamadhama temple
3
adyavidya
4
ahayavardamudra
5
ajyajnopavita
6
akupara
7
amalasara
9
branch burning juniper
46
bsedredmo
47
bshangridmarpo
48
Buddha Shakyamuni
49
buddhapada
50
bumpa
51
byiba
52
mchodgtor
53

anantasana
10
angada 1 1 34 angavastram
11
anishoshuinmudra
12
ankusha
13
aralamudra
14
ardhachakrakripana
15
ardhasamasthanaka
16
apsaras
17
arshalinga
18
ardhachandrasana
19
ashtamangala
20
ashtottatashatalinga
21
ashvaratnamudra
22
atapatra
23
avahanamudra
24
avatara Narasimhavatara
25
avis
26
ayahshula
27
B
28
bai sema
29
bana
30
ashtamangala Hindu
31
basaraunkongoinmudra
32
bdudzhagsnagpo
33
belly large
34
bhamandala
35
bhikshapatra
36
bhramaramudra
37
bhujangavalaya
38
bhutamala
39
bindu
40
blakhribzhugs
41
bodhisattva
42
gajamukha Ganesha
43
brahmabhaga
44
brahmanda
45
chaga
54
chaitya
55
chakraratnamudra
56
chamara
57
chandrakalamudra
58
chapatedanamudra
59
chaturahastamudra
60
charurbhuja
61
chedistupa
62
chhannavira
63
chintamani
64
chosmga
65
chudamani
66
saunanda Balarama
67
E
90
F
95
G
99
H
115
J
130
K
135
N
195
O
209
P
214
Q
241
R
243
S
257
T
287
U
317
W
344
Y
350
Z
355
Bibliography
357
Term Category
367
Term List
417
Acknowledgements
473
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