Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Lives of the BuddhaPrevious lives (Jatakas)The Bodhisattva as the ascetic Sumedha (or Megha) (Dipankara jataka) → Sumedha reverences the Buddha Dipankara
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Lives of the BuddhaBirth and infancy of the BodhisattvaQueen Maya dreams that a white elephant enters her flank
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Lives of the BuddhaBirth and infancy of the BodhisattvaBrahmans interpret Queen Maya's dream
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gandhara
DATE
2nd century - 4th century
LOCATION
Lahore, Museum (1873)
Contact
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