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Title
Standing Bodhisattva statue: torso
Creator
Bopearachchi, Osmund
Date Created and/or Issued
2005
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
Bodhisattva Avalokiteśvara. Detail of upper torso and head. The upper torso lacks clothing, but is decorated with different necklaces as well as a narrow decorated band across the chest. The ornate headress has an image of Amitabha, the principal and celestial Buddha in Pure Land Buddhism, who is described in Mahāyāna scriptures.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
acs00061.JPG
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll15/id/149
Subject
Statues
Time Period
7th century CE
Place
Dambegoda
Sri Lanka
Relation
Ancient Buddhist Sites and Royal Residences in Sri Lanka - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll15

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