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Shakyamuni

  • Бурхан багш / Шагжтүв / Шагжимаан / Шажимаан / Санжаа / Burxan bagš / Šagǰtüw / Šagǰimaan / Šaǰimaan / Sanǰaa
  • Sigemüni
  • Shākya thub pa
  • Śākyamuni
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  • Tsakli (ritual card)
  • 19th century
  • Mineral pigment
  • Height: 7 cm / Width: 5,6 cm / Depth: not filled
  • Collection: Leder/ Umlauff, Inv. Nr.: 34937
  • Völkerkundemuseum vPST Heidelberg
  • © Völkerkundemuseum vPST Heidelberg/ ÖAW
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The golden Buddha Shakyamuni sits in deep meditation on a lotus flower. His right hand touches the earth and his left shows the gesture of meditation and holds an alms-bowl. The consecration formula “Om ah hum” is written in black Tibetan letters on the back.
© Olaf Czaja
Shakyamuni
/ Mongolia / 19th century / © Völkerkundemuseum vPST Heidelberg/ ÖAW

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