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Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst
Vredeveld Aziatische Kunst

The largest collection of original antique Buddha statues.

Own import from Burma

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18 July

Unfinished Buddha Statue

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Unfinished Buddha Statue

This Unfinished Buddha statue, currently located in Karmawibhangga, is believed to be originated from the largest stupa of Borobudur. The name itself suggests that this Buddhist art is not completed due to unknown reason. When observed the hands of the statue are not fully carved. The right arm is longer than the left and one of the shoulders is bigger than the other

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18 July

Tian Tan Buddha

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Tian Tan Buddha

Tian Tan Buddha is a large bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni located at Ngong Ping, Lantau Island in Hong Kong. The statue has got this name because its base is a model of the Altar of Heaven or Earthly Mount of Tian Tan, the temple of Heaven in Beijing.

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18 July

Thai Buddha statues

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thai buddha statues

In Thailand, the Iconography refers to as pang phraputtarup and the posture that is depicted is known as Pang Thai. The Buddha statues are always represented with certain physical attributes- in specified dress and specified poses. The gesture and posture of the Buddha has a unique pose which sometimes is familiar with the characteristics of other Buddha statues. One of the finest examples of this is the Hand Mudra

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18 July

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic

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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is an ancient Buddhist temple located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, Sri Lanka. Since the temple in Kandy region, it is listed as a World Heritage site.

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18 July

Tanzhe Temple

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Tanzhe Temple

Tanzhe Temple is an ancient Buddhist temple situated in the Western Hills in western Beijing. This temple was recognized as the most important temples in the nation. It is recorded that the temple was built during the Jin Dynasty in the 3rd century. The area of the entire temple complex is found to be 6.8 hectares.

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02 July

Bodh Gaya: A place where Buddha attained enlightenment

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bodh gaya

Bodh Gaya is a Buddhist pilgrimage site located in Gaya district in the Indian state of Bihar. This place is very popular since it is said to be the place where the Buddha obtained Enlightenment under the Bodhi tree. As for Buddhist, this pilgrimage site is one of the four major pilgrimage sites related to the life of the Gautama Buddha. The other three pilgrimage sites are Lumbini where he was born, Sarnath where he delivered his first teaching, and Kushinagar where he attained parinirvana.

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