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 BuddhaAfter the enlightenmentDevadatta's attempts to kill the Buddha → The assassins are filled with remorse when the Buddha touches the wall behind which they are hiding
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Lives of the BuddhaAfter the enlightenmentThe presentation of the bowls
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Images of the BuddhaAdoration of the Bodhisattva or Buddha in human form
Buddhism Gautama Buddha Images of the BuddhaAdoration of the Buddha in symbolic formBegging bowl
Further details
from Jamal Garhi
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gandhara
DATE
2nd century - 4th century
LOCATION
Peshawar, Museum
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk