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The Resource Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment, John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham [and 6 others]

Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment, John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham [and 6 others]

Label
Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment
Title
Awaken
Title remainder
a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham [and 6 others]
Creator
Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"Curators Dr. John Henry Rice, E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Curator of South Asian and Islamic Art, VMFA, and Jeffrey Durham, Associate Curator of Himalayan Art, Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, co-authored the catalogue, which presents the exhibition's spectacular Himalayan art, explores the philosophical tenets encoded in the works, and details an immersive process of self-discovery. Complementary essays examine Tibetan Buddhism's ritual tools, paintings, symbolic imagery, and artistic traditions. The catalogue covers Buddhism's essential teachings, including descriptions of rituals, deities, and art, both traditional and contemporary"--
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Awaken (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts)
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1971-
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Rice, John Henry
Dewey number
700/.482943
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N8193.A3
LC item number
R533 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
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  • Durham, Jeffrey
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
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  • Buddhist art
  • Buddhist art and symbolism
  • Art, Tibetan
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Label
Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment, John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham [and 6 others]
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, April 27-August 18, 2019 and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, January 17-April 19, 2020
Bar code
31223131754633
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Alexander von Rospatt
  • Seeing the unseen : vision, space, and time in a tantric mandala
  • Eric Huntington
  • Ancient innovations and thangka treasures : temporal anomaly in Tibetan Painting
  • Jeffrey S. Durham
  • Transformer : traditional and contemporary art from the Himalayas
  • Tsherin Sherpa with Paul Ferguson
  • Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment
  • John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham
  • Essays.
  • Teachings envisioned
  • Elena Pakhoutova
  • Tools of the trade
  • Katherine Anne Paul
  • Vajracharya crowns and diadems : structure, iconography, and function
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780300244656
Lccn
2019004410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1084630084
Label
Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment, John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham ; with additional essays by Jeffrey S. Durham [and 6 others]
Publication
Distribution
Note
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, April 27-August 18, 2019 and Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, January 17-April 19, 2020
Bar code
31223131754633
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Alexander von Rospatt
  • Seeing the unseen : vision, space, and time in a tantric mandala
  • Eric Huntington
  • Ancient innovations and thangka treasures : temporal anomaly in Tibetan Painting
  • Jeffrey S. Durham
  • Transformer : traditional and contemporary art from the Himalayas
  • Tsherin Sherpa with Paul Ferguson
  • Awaken : a Tibetan Buddhist journey toward enlightenment
  • John Henry Rice and Jeffrey S. Durham
  • Essays.
  • Teachings envisioned
  • Elena Pakhoutova
  • Tools of the trade
  • Katherine Anne Paul
  • Vajracharya crowns and diadems : structure, iconography, and function
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780300244656
Lccn
2019004410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1084630084

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