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A shrine for Tibet

Marylin M. Rhie

A shrine for Tibet

the Alice S. Kandell collection

by Marylin M. Rhie

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Published by Tibet House US in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kandell, Alice S. -- Art collections,
  • Art, Tibetan,
  • Buddhist art -- China -- Tibet,
  • Buddhist shrines,
  • Art -- Private collections -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMarylin M. Rhie, Robert A.F. Thurman ; collection curator, Philip Rudko ; photography, John Bigelow Taylor ; exec. editor, art director, Thomas F. Yarnall.
    ContributionsThurman, Robert A. F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7346.T5 R48 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23614856M
    ISBN 109780967011578
    LC Control Number2009027717

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      On the occasion of the release of a new book — “Assembly of the Exalted: The Tibetan Shrine Room From the Alice S. Kandell Collection,” by Donald S. Lopez Jr. and Rebecca Bloom — Ms Author: Ted Loos. Assembly of the Exalted presents some 50 pieces from the remarkable collection of Alice S. Kandell. The works, dating from the late 13th century to the early 20th, include great masterpieces and emblematic examples of Tibetan Buddhist art. They are all presented here as the constituents of a Tibetan Buddhist shrine.

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A Shrine for Tibet is a beautifully illustrated celebration of this philosophy through Alice Kandell's incredible collection of art from the 15th Century Ganden Renaissance right through to the 17th Century building of the Potala Palace, and into the 18th and 19th Centuries, where Mongolian and Manchu Qing Buddhist art bloomed in the Tibetan tradition.5/5(5).

A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection of Tibetan Sacred Art by Marylin Rhie. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection of Tibetan Sacred 4/5(3). It is a secret collection made by a New Yorker in her Manhattan apartment and put together as a shrine.

These are 13th A shrine for Tibet book 19th century Buddhist masterpieces - most in bronze sculpture - that were smuggled out of Tibet and then had to be sold by the noble families for survival - but only on the condition that the relics retain their religious use.

Ms.5/5. This team’s latest study of Tibetan sacred art, mainly sculpture and tangka scroll icon paintings, by Asian art historian Marylin M.

Rhie and Tibetan Buddhism scholar Robert A. Thurman. It is third in a series, after Wisdom and Compassion: The Sacred Art of Tibet and Worlds of Transformation: Tibetan Art of Wisdom and Compassion ().

Genre/Form: Katalog Catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rhie, Marylin M. Shrine for Tibet. New York: Tibet House US ; In association with and distributed by Overlook Duckworth, Peter Mayer Publishers, A Shrine for Tibet is a beautifully illustrated celebration of this philosophy through Alice Kandell's incredible collection of art from the 15th Century Ganden Renaissance right through to the 17th Century building of the Potala Palace, and into the 18th and 19th Centuries, where Mongolian and Manchu Qing Buddhist art bloomed in the Tibetan tradition.

This meditation shrine features a threefold representation of the Buddha. This wonderful trinity devotional is perfect for meditation or decorating your sacred space or altar. The figures on the left and right are on doors that may be opened or closed. Cold cast resin.

Closed 3 1/4" x 6" Open 7 1/2" x 6"5/5(1). Very large altar ghau boxes were also prominent in Tibetan Buddhist home altars. Interior is filled with old Tibetan prayer flag offerings, Tsa Tsa Buddha, rice, flowers/ sandalwood incense. A relic of the Tibetan people's hopes, wishes/desire for protection from the.

Many Tibetans have a separate room for the shrine, but His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has said recently that he Generally speaking, you can make your shrine on any clean shelf, bookshelf or tabletop that is higher than the level of If it is necessary to put it in your bedroom, that is okay.

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We also stock a wide variety of ritual supplies for your personal shrine and books on the practice of Tibetan. Illustrated with the photography of John Bigelow Taylor, A Shrine for Tibet includes color plates and full color foldouts of the collection and the shrine in various arrangements. Marylin M.

Rhie is Jessie Wells Post Professor of Art and East Asian Studies at Smith College in Northampton, Masachusetts, where she has taught since 30The Handbook of Tibetan Buddhist Symbols. Four stringed Central Asian lute (left) in the form of a rabab, with a garuda head crowning its peg- box.

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Handcrafted by Tibetans in Nepal It measures measure approximately 20 /5(5). Robert Thurman describes the function of a shrine as “a doorway from the profane or ordinary into the sacred or extraordinary.” Like any doorway, transfer in the opposite direction is also possible: from the sacred/extraordinary into the profane/ordinary.

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The shrine houses the Isaiah scroll, dating from the second century BCE, the most intact of the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the Aleppo Codex, dating from the 10th century CE, the oldest existing Hebrew Bible.

A facsimile of the original Isaiah scroll is now on display in the Shrine of the er: Armand Bartos and Frederick Kiesler. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S.

Kandell Collection, "a visual knockout of a book" published by THUS, was the accompanying publication for the traveling exhibition In the Coordinates: 40°44′14″N 73°59′41″W / °N.

Marylin Rhie is the author of A Shrine for Tibet ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews) Marylin Rhie is the author of A Shrine for Tibet ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews) Marylin Rhie is the author of A Shrine for Tibet ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews) these are all the books on Goodreads for this author.

To add more, click here.4/5(3). In the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition it is custom to offer seven bowls of water, which represent the seven limbs of prayer. Flowers, candles or butter lamps, and incense are also commonly offered. It is customary to offer a part of every meal on the shrine before eating and a 90%(45).

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