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The Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs

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Title:The Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs

ISBN:9780906026489

Author:Robert Beer

Publisher:Serindia Publications

Publish Year:1999

Edition:First Edition

Cover:Hard Back

Subject:Buddhism | Tibetan Buddhism

Language:English

Remarks:B&W illustrations and bibliography.

Pages:368

Size:218 x 305 mm

Weight(gms):2000

Price:USD 72.25

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  • For artists, designers, and all with an interest in Buddhist and Tibetan art, this is the first exhaustive reference to the seemingly infinite variety of symbols found throughout Tibetan art in line drawings, paintings, and ritual objects. Hundreds of the author's line drawings depict all the major Tibetan symbols and motifs—landscapes, deities, animals, plants, gurus, mudras (ritual hand gestures), dragons, and other mythic creatures—ranging from complex mythological scenes to small, simple ornaments.

    Robert Beer

    Robert Beer first began to study and practice Tibetan art and thangka painting in India in 1970, and was one of the first westerners to become actively involved in this field. He is the author and illustrator of The Encyclopedia of Tibetan Symbols and Motifs and The Handbook of Tibetan Buddhist Symbols. His drawings have appeared in hundreds of Buddhist-related books and websites, and he lives in Oxford, England.
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