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Title
Murals
Creator
de Silva, Preethi
Date Created and/or Issued
2016
Publication Information
Claremont Colleges Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Ancient Cultural Sites and Royal Residences
Rights Information
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
Description
Mural in bay number 2 of the north wall of the vestibule. It depicts in the upper panel "Quenn Mahamaya's dream" before her conception of the bodhisattva, Siddhartha, who later became Gautama Buddha. Her in the panel below that depicting the queen are both male and female figures with hands in namaskara mudra, the worshipping attitude.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs01408.jpg
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/1510
Subject
Mural painting and decoration
Time Period
12th century CE
Place
Tivanka image house
Polonnaruva
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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