Freed From the Vault – August 2016

FREED FROM THE VAULT AMITAYUS Tshe dpag med  85.04.0647 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1780 – Dated by inscription  85.04.0648 Painted and Gilded Copper Alloy China, 1770 – Dated by inscription   Amitayus, the Buddha of Eternal Life, is extremely popular, since his special ability it to prolong life. Many Buddhists commission images of [...]