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Mahabodhi Temple
Item Details
Public
Title
Mahabodhi Temple
Work Type
Temple complex
Date
ca. 275 BCE-1900 CE
Location
Bodh Gaya (Bihar, India)
Description
Marks the place of Buddha's enlightenment. The temple (renovated in the 19th C.) follows the 6th C. temple closely. Dates: mid 3rd C. BCE-late 19th C.: 273-232 BCE, 575 to 600 CE and 1875-1895 CE (present structure). Built by Asoka (reg. 273-232 BCE).
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
91000797
Subject
Balustrades
Niches
Monks
ID Number
MCD_02730
Source
Archaeological Remains, Monuments and Museums
New Delhi: Architectural Survey of India
1964
Fine Arts Library
N7301.I393
MacDougall, R. D.
Image View Description
Ext.: monk walking between temple and stone railing
Provenance
MacDougall, Robert D. (Robert Duncan), 1940-1987
Call Number
B-Q5 Bod 3.4 Mah 5-2
Rights
For uses outside ARTstor's terms and conditions, please contact: Bonnie MacDougall, Department of Architecture, 129 Sibley Dome, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, (607) 255-5290
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