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Manjushri and His Transformations (Colorful thangka)

Xi Hedao2006

China Intangible Heritage Industry Alliance

China Intangible Heritage Industry Alliance
Beijing, China

Manjushri is one of the four most well-known bodhisattvas of Buddhism that is associated with supreme wisdom. This thangka painting features an image of Manjushri in the center, surrounded by his transformations in the four corners. The flaming sword the Buddha is holding in his right hand represents cutting down all the ignorant and obscure, while the lotus flower in his left hand symbolizing purity and tranquility.

Details

  • Title: Manjushri and His Transformations (Colorful thangka)
  • Creator: Xi Hedao
  • Date: 2006
  • Type: Thangka
  • Physical format: 110x90cm

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