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Buddhist Painting in Cambodia

Roveda Vittorio ; Yem Sothon


Editeur - Casa editrice

River Books

Asia
Sud Est asiatico
Canbogia


Anno - Date de Parution

2009

Pagine - Pages

328

Titolo originale

Buddhist Painting in Cambodia

Lingua originale

Lingua - language - langue

eng


Buddhist Painting in Cambodia  

Preface 7
PART I

Introduction
9
A brief history of Buddhism in Cambodia
11
History of Cambodian Buddhist art
15
Research on Cambodian Buddhist art and painting
19
The Khmer vihara
23
The Murals
45
Techniques
75
Preah Bot --- cloth banner paintings
79
The Ten Great Jatakas
85
The Other Jatakas
115
The Life of the Buddha
127
Cosmology
171
Other Buddhist iconographic symbols
177
The Rama Epic in a Buddhist context
183
Legends and rare narratives
199
PART II

List of Monasteries Reviewed
214
The Monasteries and their murals
217
Alphabetical List of Monasteries 320
Bibliography 322
Index 325