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The symbolism of the stupa

Author: Adrian Snodgrass
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1985.
Series: Studies on Southeast Asia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A close analysis of the architecture of the stupa-a Buddhist symbolic form that is found throughout South, Southeast, and East Asia. The author, who trained as an architect, examines both the  Read more...

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Snodgrass, Adrian.
Symbolism of the stupa.
Ithaca, N.Y. : Southeast Asia Program, Cornell University, 1985
(OCoLC)989014941
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Snodgrass
ISBN: 0877277001 9780877277002 031740136X 9780317401363
OCLC Number: 12700335
Description: v, 407 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Studies on Southeast Asia.
Responsibility: Adrian Snodgrass.

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"This volume is without a doubt the most complete presentation of this infinitely complex phenomenon." * Journal of Asian Studies *

 
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