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The esoteric iconography of Japanese mandalas [by] Lokesh Chandra.

Author/Creator:
Lokesh Chandra.
Publication:
[New Delhi, International Academy of Indian Culture, 1971]
Format/Description:
Book
1 v. (unpaged) chiefly illus. (part fold.) 56 cm.
Series:
Śata-Pitaka series. Indo-Asian literatures, v. 92
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Subjects:
Mandala (Buddhism).
Wood-engravings, Japanese.
Contents:
A review of researches in maṇḍala and esoteric Buddhist art by Japanese scholars, by C. Yamamoto.
The Gobu-shingan of Subhakarasiṁha, by C. Yamamoto.
List of ritual texts and figures of esoteric Buddhism in Japan contained in the icoconographic section of the Taishō edition of the Chinese Buddhist Tripiṭaka, by C. Yamamoto.
Notes:
Reproduction of a set of xylographic prints from Omuro (Ninnaji) Monastery, illustrating the deities of the Mahākaruṇāgarbha and Vajradhātu tantras.
Contributor:
Yamamoto, Chikyō.
Ninnaji, Kyoto.
OCLC:
447981