The emergence of Buddha art is a matter of the first and second centuries. It is a product of the Gandhara culture, which is influenced by ancient Greek culture and mixed with Indian culture and Western culture.
The image of the Buddha. Generalized with Bodhisattva, Luohan, Ming Wang, and other images. Although there are two kinds of sculptures and portraits (paintings), only sculptures are called Buddha images, and portraits are called images. In ancient India, the painting of Buddha images was a sacred thing. Therefore, the ancient carvings such as Shanqi (Van Sa^nchi^) only symbolize the Buddha by means of Dharma, Bodhi, and Buddha footprints. Later, with the rise of Mahayana Buddhism, the carving of Buddha images began to prevail, so there are many records about the cause of avatar and its merits in the classics of the Mahayana.
Buddha statues are the most numerous types of statues. Including Sakyamuni Buddha, Qiang Bafo, Wushou Buddha and so on. Bodhisattva statues account for a large proportion of Buddhist statues. For example, Guanyin, Manjusri, Puxian, and Tibetan Bodhisattva, their statues are kind and solemn, showing a kind, beautiful and quiet aesthetic.
The four-faced Buddha, also known as the four-faced god, has four Buddha faces, and the same face is on all sides of the southeast and northwest. This bronze statue of Buddha statue is in good condition, the face is round and rich, rich and generous, and the facial features are exquisite, the eyes are vivid, the compatibility is quiet, the manner is solemn, and the eyebrows are connected with the nose. The Guanyin head wears a Buddha crown, and the hair is towering, the pearl is strict, the belt is raised, and the round deafness is worn. The body is clear, and the ring is decorated. Both hands are applied to the upper edge of the lotus to the shoulders, which are to be placed; the lotus petals are slender and straight, and the upper and lower edges are decorated with a bead pattern for a week. The Buddha's shape is well-proportioned and the lines are vivid. The body proportions are coordinated and beautifully shaped.
There is a gold-plated craft in the Buddha statue, which is mostly used for bronze statues. It is commonly known as the "Bronze Golden Buddha Image". This kind of Buddha statue is for the court, temple, and use; its appearance began in the Han Dynasty, prevailed in the Sui and Tang Dynasties, and continued to the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Commonly there are Sakyamuni, Guanyin, Manjusri, Puxian, Heavenly King, and Motherhood. The bronze gilt is sitting on a lotus statue. This statue of Buddha is bronze and has a gold body. This Guardian Law stands on the throne of the lotus, and the whole workmanship is fine, and the work is fine. In Buddhism, the guardian of the law not only protects the religion and the gods, but also guards the temples and monks, and will protect the believers and protect the good fortune and peace of the believers. The whole work is dignified and sturdy, full of gold, delicate and exquisite, delicate and meticulous, showing the infinite power of Dharma, giving people a sense of dignity and stability, casting and sheet metal craftsmanship, can be called the finest in Buddha statues. . It is a rare Buddhist art statue with a high collection value.
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