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  • Author:
    John Miksic
  • ISBN:
    9625931988
  • ISBN13:
    978-9625931982
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    Periplus Editions; Hardcover with Jacket edition (1999)
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    32 pages
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    Asia
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Discover Indonesia: The Mysteries of Borobudur is a comprehensive guide to the ultimate Buddhist monument of Borobudur, a glorious ninth-century stupa in the lush Kedu Plain of Central Java in Indonesia, visited annually by over a million people.

Discover Indonesia: The Mysteries of Borobudur is a comprehensive guide to the ultimate Buddhist monument of Borobudur, a glorious ninth-century stupa in the lush Kedu Plain of Central Java in Indonesia, visited annually by over a million people. Online Stores ▾. Audible Barnes & Noble Walmart eBooks Apple Books Google Play Abebooks Book Depository Alibris Indigo Better World Books IndieBound.

Mysteries of Borobudur Discover Indonesi. A comprehensive guide to the ultimate Buddhist monument of Borobudur, a glorious ninth-century stupa. ISBN13:9789625931982. Release Date:December 2030.

series Discover Asia. Books related to Mysteries of Borobudur Discover Indonesia. Borobudur contains more than a thousand exquisitely carved relief panels extending along its many terraces for a total distance of more than a kilometer. These are arranged so as to take the visitor on a spiritual journey to enlightenment, and one ascends the monument past scenes depicting the world of desire, the life story of Buddha, and the heroic deeds of other enlightened beings-finally arriving at the great circular terraces at the top of the structure that symbolize the formless world of pure knowledge and perfection.

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Borobudur: Majestic Mysterious Magnificent Hardcover – September 10. .

Borobudur: Majestic Mysterious Magnificent Hardcover – September 10, 2011. by John N. Miksic (Author), Noerhadi Magetsari (Author), Jan Fontein (Author), Timbul Haryono (Author) & 1 more. John N. Miksic, an archaeologist born in the USA, has lived in Southeast Asia since 1968. He has written numerous books on Indonesian sites and artifacts. Noerhadi Magetsari began teaching at the University of Indonesia, Jakarta, in 1962. He was educated in Jakarta, Athens, Rome, and Harvard.

by John Miksic Author · Marcello and Anita Tranchini Other. The glorious ninth–century Buddhist stupa of Borobudur-the largest Buddhist monument in the world-stands in the midst of the lush Kedu Plain of Central Java in Indonesia, where it is visited annually by over a million people.

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Borobudur - John Miksic. The sculptors of Borobudur created a series of incomparable images, giving each figure a delicate and meek demeanor which is the essence of Buddhism. Golden Tales of the Buddhas. Over the centuries, the hot sun of the tropics seems to have added to the work of the artisans, painting its own royal yellow onto the soft volcanic stone.

Other books in this series. Miksic, an archaeologist born in the USA, has lived in Southeast Asia since 1968

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An introduction to the sacred Indonesian "Borobudur".