Buddhism Art

The Religious World of Kirti Sri: Buddhism, Art, and Politics of Late Medieval Sri Lanka

The Religious World of Kirti Sri: Buddhism, Art, and Politics of Late Medieval Sri Lanka by John Clifford Holt
English | 1996 | ISBN: 019509705X, 9780195097054 | 192 Pages | PDF | 16.60 MB

Agents of Uncertainty: Mysticism, Scepticism, Buddhism, Art and Poetry  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 2, 2016
Agents of Uncertainty: Mysticism, Scepticism, Buddhism, Art and Poetry

Agents of Uncertainty: Mysticism, Scepticism, Buddhism, Art and Poetry (Consciousness, Literature and the Arts, Book 31) by John Danvers
English | 2012 | ISBN: 9042035129 | 217 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Tibetan Buddhism: An Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at Nov. 20, 2010
Tibetan Buddhism: An Introduction

Tibetan Buddhism: An Introduction by Sangharakshita
Published August 1st 2004 by Windhorse Publications | ISBN: 0904766861 | Language: English | PDF + Audio CD in MP3/64Kbps | 331 MB

In the West, Tibetan Buddhism has an exotic, even glamorous image - there are books about secret teachings, and films about mysterious lamas. But if Western Buddhists are to learn anything of real value, they must look beyond the merely exotic. The English author of this book has spent many years in contact with Tibetan lamas of all schools within the context of a wide exp …
Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia’s Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks (Contemporary Bu

Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia’s Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks (Contemporary Buddhism) by Justin Thomas McDaniel
English | Nov. 30, 2016 | ISBN: 0824865987 | 241 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Buddhism, often described as an austere religion that condemns desire, promotes denial, and idealizes the contemplative life, actually has a thriving leisure culture in Asia. Creative religious improvisations designed by Buddhists have been produced both within and outside of monasteries across the region―in Nepal, Japan, Korea, Macau, Hong Kong, Singapore, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam.
The Art and Technique of Sumi-e Japanese Ink Painting: Japanese ink painting as taught by Ukao Uchiyama

The Art and Technique of Sumi-e Japanese Ink Painting: Japanese ink painting as taught by Ukao Uchiyama by Kay Morrissey Thompson
English | September 15, 2008 | ISBN: 0804839840, 0804819599 | EPUB | 72 pages | 11 MB

Shodo: The Quiet Art of Japanese Zen Calligraphy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 4, 2017
Shodo: The Quiet Art of Japanese Zen Calligraphy (repost)

Shodo: The Quiet Art of Japanese Zen Calligraphy by Shozo Sato, Alice Ogura Sato, Gengo Akiba Roshi and Shinya Fujiwara
English | 2014 | ISBN: 4805312041 | ISBN-13: 9784805312049 | 176 pages | PDF | 19,5 MB

Indo-Tibetan Buddhism: Indian Buddhists & Their Tibetan Successors (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at April 30, 2017
Indo-Tibetan Buddhism: Indian Buddhists & Their Tibetan Successors (repost)

Indo-Tibetan Buddhism: Indian Buddhists & Their Tibetan Successors by David Snellgrove
English | 2003 | ISBN: 1570629730 | ISBN-13: 9781570629730 | 656 pages | PDF | 28,8 MB
Enfolding Silence: The Transformation of Japanese American Religion and Art under Oppression

Enfolding Silence: The Transformation of Japanese American Religion and Art under Oppression by Brett J. Esaki
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0190251425 | 280 pages | PDF | 3,3 MB

Chinese Religious Art  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 18, 2017
Chinese Religious Art

Patricia Eichenbaum Karetzky, "Chinese Religious Art"
ISBN: 0739180584, 0739180592 | 2013 | EPUB | 394 pages | 22 MB
Art and Landscape: Buddhist Rock Sculptures of Late Antique Swat/Uddiyana (Denkschriften Der Philosophisch-Historischen Klasse)

Art and Landscape: Buddhist Rock Sculptures of Late Antique Swat/Uddiyana (Denkschriften Der Philosophisch-Historischen Klasse) by Anna Filigenzi
English | Apr. 30, 2015 | ISBN: 3700172419 | 354 Pages | PDF | 165 MB

Archaeology has long since identified modern-day Swat (North-West Pakistan) with ancient Uddiyana, known in the past as one of the most sacred lands of Buddhism. The landscape of Swat, indeed, still bears conspicuous traces of this. The profusion and splendour of monuments, which one can still easily imagine based on the ruins, and the luxuriant beauty of the surrounding scenery provide eloquent evidence of the fascination this land held all over the ancient Buddhist world.