Rievaulx Abbey, N. Yorkshire, UK

The church of the Cistercian monastery of Rievaulx Abbey Yorkshire founded in 1132 & abandoned during the Dissolution of the Monasteries.

Buddha with a topknot from Gandhara, the  Indus valley region that lies between N.W  Pakistan and E. Afghanistan. First mentioned in a text in the 9th C. BCE. The region, home of Vedism, Jainism and Buddhism, later was conquered by Alexander the Great, the Mauryan dynasty of Asoka from India, the Parthians, and also the Kushans, whose Empire at nearly the same time of Jesus, restored Buddhist culture in that area.

Buddha with a topknot from Gandhara, the Indus valley region that lies between N.W Pakistan and E. Afghanistan. First mentioned in a text in the 9th C. BCE. The region, home of Vedism, Jainism and Buddhism, later was conquered by Alexander the Great, the Mauryan dynasty of Asoka from India, the Parthians, and also the Kushans, whose Empire at nearly the same time of Jesus, restored Buddhist culture in that area.

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“"You wander from room to room/Hunting for the diamond necklace/That is already around your neck" -Rumi”

Buddha from Gandhara with Hellenistic influence. 1st-2nd century CE.

Gandhara Buddha, in Greco-Buddhist style, century CE, Gandhara, Modern Pakistan. (Tokyo National Museum) (Personal photograph by World Imaging)

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Amaravati #museum is one of the most popular #tourist places in #AndhraPradesh where you can see various antique things. The greatest attraction of the Amaravati Museum is the tall and elegant bronze statue of Lord Buddha. There are galleries in this #museum that take the visitors very close to the old #history of this region and the life of the great Gautam #Buddha. #travel #attraction

There have been many great sages throughout human history and each of them has brought their own unique flavor to the path to enlightenment. One of these teachers, known as Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama or other times simply Buddha. The Buddha lived and taught in what is present day India sometime between the sixth Read More

There have been many great sages throughout human history and each of them has brought their own unique flavor to the path to enlightenment. One of these teachers, known as Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama or other times simply Buddha. The Buddha lived and taught in what is present day India sometime between the sixth Read More

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This Buddha statue shows the Vitarka Mudra  (hand gestures ) representing discussion and intellectual argument.

This Buddha statue shows the Vitarka Mudra (hand gestures ) representing discussion and intellectual argument.

The Origin of Buddhism | Buddhism

The Origin of

The bodhi tree was symbolic of "awake-ness" long before Prince Siddartha Gautama entered the opening of enlightenment beneath its leaves in 528 B.

EARLY 18C BRONZE THAI AYUTTAYA BUDDHA

Antique Buddha Sculpture, Buddha Statues, Buddha Images and Art

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