Keywords: Samantabhadra

10 objects
F1906.269

Buddha Amitabha (Amita) and the Eight Great Bodhisattvas

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Buddha and eight disciples. The Buddha is seated on a lotus throne aloft, in the attitude of teaching. His throne rests upon an alter decorated in lotus motive, and before this and at his sides are eight Bodhisattvas, the “Beings of Enlightenment”, depicted in beauty and brilliantly garbed. Each, like the Buddha himself, has a …