Baoen Sutra Paradise, color on silk, 160.8 x 121.6 cm. Tang Dynasty, ca. 850.
The image was discovered at the Mogao Caves near Dun Huang in the “1000 Buddha cave”. Shakyamuni is seated in the center of the image. The left and right sides show seen of Prince Siddhartha as described in the Baoen Sutra.
Courtesy & currently located at the British Museum, London. Scan via the Wiki Commons.

Baoen Sutra Paradise, color on silk, 160.8 x 121.6 cm. Tang Dynasty, ca. 850.

The image was discovered at the Mogao Caves near Dun Huang in the “1000 Buddha cave”. Shakyamuni is seated in the center of the image. The left and right sides show seen of Prince Siddhartha as described in the Baoen Sutra.

Courtesy & currently located at the British Museum, London. Scan via the Wiki Commons.

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