51 – Nirvana
“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one’s family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline...
82nd & Fifth: Chinese Buddhist Figure
http://82nd-and-fifth.metmuseum.org/divinity Explore this object: http://82nd-and-fifth.metmuseum.org/arhat-luohan-china-21.76...
A rock cut image of the Buddha
A rock cut image of Buddha at Bojjanakonda cave Monastery near Anakapalle in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh...
A Short History of the Buddhist Schools
Like any other religious tradition, Buddhism has undergone a number of different transformations that have led to the emergence...
Approximately 67 miles (107 km) to the north of Aurangabad in the Indhyadri range of Western Ghats lie the caves of Ajanta...
Amitabha Sutra Frontispiece
The frontispiece in gold and silver of the Amitabha sutra showing a scene in paradise. Goryeo Dynasty, Korea, 1341 CE...
Emperor Ashoka the Great (sometimes spelt Aśoka) lived from 304 to 232 BCE and was the third ruler of the Indian Mauryan...
Ashoka's pillar erected in the district of Vaishali, located in the Bihar state, India. This is one of the nineteen surviving...
Avatamsaka Sutra Frontispiece
The frontispiece in gold and silver of the Avatamsaka sutra showing a scene in paradise. Goryeo Dynasty, Korea, mid-14th...
Bodh Gaya: Center of the Buddhist World
Learn about Bodh Gaya, one of several sights in India associated with the birth of Buddhism.