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Volume 27 Number 3, June 1974

Volume 27 Number 3

Buddhist Art in Licchavi in Nepal

Pratapaditya Pal

Buddhist Art in Licchavi Nepal
Pratapaditya Pal

1. Introduction

2. Buddhism in Licchavi Nepal and the Monastery

3. Licchavi Caitya

4. The Buddha Image

5. The Bodhisattvas

6. Conclusion

Buddhist Art in Licchavi Nepal
Vol. 27 No. 3, June 1974, pp. 2–39

The monograph is concerned with Buddhist sculpture created during Licchavi rule in Nepal (mid-4th to mid-9th centuries). It examines the chronology of the different types of chaityas at various sites, and reassesses the iconographic details of the Buddha, the Bodhisattvas Avalokitesvara, Maitreya, and Vajrapani, and goddesses.