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ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
→ Buddhism → Gautama Buddha → Lives of the Buddha → Birth and infancy of the Bodhisattva
→ The Bodhisattva prepares to descend from the Heavens
→ Queen Maya dreams that a white elephant enters her flank
→ Brahmans interpret Queen Maya's dream
→ The Bodhisattva is born from the flank of Queen Maya
→ The Bodhisattva takes seven steps in each of the cardinal directions
→ The bath of the Bodhisattva
→ The birth of Kantaka and Chandaka
→ The return from the Lumbini garden
→ Asita predicts the Bodhisattva's destiny
→ The Bodhisattva goes to school