Maya Giving Birth to the Buddha

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Cristian Violatti
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published on 09 December 2013
Maya Giving Birth to the Buddha

Artistic representation of Maya giving birth to the Buddha. This depiction is part of the altar in the "Mother Temple of the Graduated Path to Enlightenment", an Austrian Buddhist temple located at the West Monastic Zone-9 in Lumbini, Rupandehi, Nepal.


About the Author

Cristian Violatti
Cristian Violatti is an independent author, public speaker, and former editor of Ancient History Encyclopedia with a passion for archaeology and ancient history.

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Violatti, C. (2013, December 09). Maya Giving Birth to the Buddha. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2185/

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Violatti, Cristian. "Maya Giving Birth to the Buddha." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 09, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2185/.

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Violatti, Cristian. "Maya Giving Birth to the Buddha." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 09 Dec 2013. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

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