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Eleven-headed Avalokitesvara: Chenresigs, Kuan-Yin or Kannon Bodhisattva: its origin and iconography

Author : Neville, Tove E
Pages : xviii,122p., (67)pls., bibl., ind., 29cm.
Year : 1999
ISBN : 8121504575, 8121504575
Publisher : Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers
Place : New Delhi
Binding : Hardcover
Price (Airmail) : US $41.75
About the book:

Contents: (i) Introduction. (ii) The origins of Eleven Headed Avalokitesvara. (iii) Iconography of Eleven Headed Avalokistesvara: examples from India, Cambodia, Nepal and Tibet. (iv) Background for the Eleven-Headed Kuan-Yin in China. (v) Iconography of Eleven-Headed Avalokitesvara as Kuan-Yin in China, Kuan Eum in Korea and Kannon in Japan.
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