Violence and serenity

late Buddhist sculpture from Indonesia
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University of Hawai"i Press , Honolulu, HI
StatementNatasha Reichle.
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LC ClassificationsNB
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 289 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22760821M
ISBN 139780824829247

Violence and Serenity offers a close examination of some of the impressive works from East Java and Sumatra and explores their political and religious roles. The number of clearly identifiable Buddhist works from the Singasari and Majapahit dynasties (–ca.

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Violence and Serenity Book Description: The mention of Buddhism in Indonesia calls to mind for many people the Central Javanese monument of Borobudur, one of the largest Buddhist monuments in the world and the subject of extensive scholarly scrutiny.

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Before his time aboard the ship, he led a life marked by violence and conflict, both inside and out, which remained a secret from the crew. To the crew of Serenity, Derrial Book's past was a mystery. He indicated early on that he was a shepherd who had Gender: Male. Get this from a library. Violence and serenity: late Buddhist sculpture from Indonesia.

[Natasha Reichle] -- Violence and serenity book mention of Buddhism in Indonesia calls to mind for many people the Central Javanese monument of Borobudur, one of the largest Buddhist monuments in the world and the subject of extensive.

Violence and Serenity by Natasha Reichle,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4). Violence and Serenity offers a close examination of some of the impressive works from East Java and Sumatra and explores their political and religious roles.

The number of clearly identifiable Buddhist works from the Singasari and Majapahit dynasties (–ca.

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A lot of studies on media influence have found that there exists interactivity between violence in the media and real violence. However, many studies do not see such a correlation.

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Violence and Serenity Reichle, Natasha Published by University of Hawai'i Press Reichle, Natasha. Violence and Serenity: Late Buddhist Sculpture from Indonesia. Atop this lotus rests a book, the Prajñāpāramitā sūtra, which gives the goddess her name.

The Prajñāpāramitā Sūtras. violence; on the other hand, and perhaps from that very crucible of violence, we saw manifestations of a new kind of power—or rather, new uses of an age—old power—that can lead humanity to a far better future. In the years since Mahatma Gandhi demonstrated the power of nonviolence to free India from colonial rule.

Natasha Reichle, Violence and serenity; Late Buddhist sculpture from Indonesia. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press,xii + pp.

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