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  • Title: Mudra: A Study of Symbolic Gestures in Japanese Buddhist Sculpture
  • Author: E. Dale Saunders
  • ISBN: 9780691018669
  • Page: 163
  • Format: Paperback

  • Appearing for the first time in paperback and illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, and 26 half tone plates, this study of the iconographic aspect of Japanese Buddhist sculpture surveys the significance of eight principal and six secondary hand gestures mudra , in addition to the postures asana , such as the lotus, and the symbolic attributes A pictorial index helAppearing for the first time in paperback and illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, and 26 half tone plates, this study of the iconographic aspect of Japanese Buddhist sculpture surveys the significance of eight principal and six secondary hand gestures mudra , in addition to the postures asana , such as the lotus, and the symbolic attributes A pictorial index helps the reader in identifying the gestures.
    E. Dale Saunders
    E Dale Saunders 1919 1995 was an American scholar of Romance languages and literature, Japanese Buddhism, classical Japanese literature, and East Asian civilization.


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