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Language of the Soul – Mudra in Buddhist Art

Friday, December 12, 2014

The mudras, or hand positions, of Buddhist artworks are not random whims of the artist. Each mudra conveys a message and commemorates important moments in the life of the historical Buddha. They are visual clues to the nature and function of each Buddha figure, and the voice of its soul...

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