Arts

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More than a hundred stories with ancient Indian frescoes from Ajanta caves.

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Images at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts website.

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A library, created by Cheryl Marland, to further understanding and appreciation of Buddhist art.

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Buddha-Images.com shows Buddha images from Thailand with different postures and gestures. The hand gestures of the Buddha images are explained. The different styles of Buddha images in Thailand (according to historical periods) are exemplified. Besides the life of the Buddha, the website also features the 10 previous lives of the Buddha (the Jataka Tales) as seen in mural paintings in Thai temples.

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The on-line journal for the study and exhibition of the arts of Asia.

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A collection of photos by James G. Lochtefeld:
Evolution of the Buddha Image, Sanchi, Ajanta, Pollonnaruwa, Monastic Ordination, Dambulla, Sigiriya.
See also:
http://www.art-and-archaeology.com/india/india.html