8th-9th century, Kashmir, Shakyamuni, gilt copper and pigments, 17th century gilt copper repoussé back plate, private collection.
During the late eighth century, a new expression of the savior bodhisattva appeared in Southeast Asia, inspired by developments in India that promoted esoteric forms of Buddhism. | Buddhist Protectress Mahapratisara, 9th century. Western Indonesia. Lent by Asia Society, New York: Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection, 1979.84 #LostKingdoms
Les monastères tibétains acceuillent les pélerins à l'approche du Nouvel An tibétain - Buddhachannel
Seated Buddha Expounding the Dharma, Sri Lanka, late 8th century, copper alloy
The Buddha Dipankara 1600-1700 Nepal Gilt Copper Repousse