Setkyar Laykyun en Taung Khatakan Situado en la aldea de Taung Khatakan cerca de Monywa en Birmania. El Gran Buda de 116 metros de altura se erige sobre una base de 13,5 metros. Su construcción se inició en 1996 y se terminó en 2008. Junto a él está otra estatua de Buda, esta vez acostada, pero igual de impresionante por su tamaño.
Cave Buddhas from the Pak Ou Caves. "Hundreds of very small and mostly damaged wooden Buddhist figures are laid out over the wall shelves. They take many different positions, including meditation, teaching, peace, rain, and reclining (nirvana)." Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/...
Head of Buddha, second half of the 7th century. Western Thailand.
Pensive Bodhisattva, mid-7th century. Korea. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Walter and Leonore Annenberg and The Annenberg Foundation Gift, 2003 (2003.222) | In Korea, images of the pensive bodhisattva type emerged as an important Buddhist icon during the sixth and seventh centuries, particularly in the kingdoms of Baekje and Silla. This seated figure is among the best preserved and most spectacular. #OneMetManyWorlds
ajanta caves, aurangabad, india
Small stupas like this one from the sacred area at Bodhgaya likely contained the ashes of monks who even after death wanted to be in the presence of the Buddha’s enlightenment. #Buddhism
Torso of Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara, ca. 6th century. Southern India. Lent by Victoria and Albert Museum, London (IM.300-1914) | This bronze discovered in Thailand and related works recovered in Java and Borneo form a coherent class of object and are unlikely to have been locally cast, suggesting a widespread diffusion of the late Amaravati style of southern India. #LostKingdoms
Pensive Bodhisattva- Three Kingdoms period(57BC-AD 668) Mid 7th cent. From Korea
Votive Plaque: Seated Buddha in a Temple, ca. 9th–10th century