Mother and baby - nurturing

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$90.00
steppeland

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 11.7"
Medium 12.0" x 17.5"
Large 16.0" x 23.3"
Note: Image size. Matboard and frame increase size of final product

Features

  • Custom-made box or flat frame styles
  • High-quality timber frame finishes to suit your decor
  • Premium Perspex - clearer and lighter than glass
  • Exhibition quality box or flat frame styles

Artist's Description

Mendut Buddhist temple, Indonesia
Relief wall sculpture

Quotes from Wikipedia:
“Mendut is a ninth century Buddhist temple, located in Mendut village, Mungkid sub-district, Magelang Regency, Central Java, Indonesia. The temple located about three kilometres east from Borobudur. Mendut, Borobudur and Pawon, all of which are Buddhist temples, are located in one straight line. There is a mutual religious relationship between the three temples, although the exact ritual process is unknown. "

“The square terrace surrounding the body of the temple was meant for pradakshina or circumambulating ritual, walking clockwise around the temple. The outer walls is adorned with bas-reliefs of Boddhisattvas (buddhist divinities), such as Avalokitesvara, Maitreya, Cunda, Ksitigarbha, Samantabhadra, Mahakarunika Avalokitesvara, Vajrapani, Manjusri, Akasagarbha, and Boddhisattvadevi Prajnaparamita among other buddhist figures.”

this photo : Bas-Relief – Motherhood…

Read more about the Mendut temple here


Photographs made in Indonesia, 2004 – with Pentax K10d film-camera – and scanned from print

Features and Top10 placements
Featured in True colors of Asia (July 7, 2010)
Thank you so much to the hosts of these marvellous groups


Comments and feed-back always welcome. Thanks for looking :)



Buddha wall sculpture with tree and elephant


Mendut buddhist_temple

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