Buddhas and Bodhisattvas

Buddhas and Bodhisattvas

Buddha Shakyamuni in Meditation, 5th–6th century, Sri Lanka: Anuradhapura period, dolomite, Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Iuliana and Mark Philips

DATE:
TIME:
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
SPEAKER:
Museum Educator

Get a closer look at the diverse range of buddhas and bodhisattvas found in the exhibition Benevolent Beings: Buddhas and Bodhisattvas from South and Southeast Asia. With a Museum educator, learn how representations of buddhas and bodhisattvas differ according to regional, artistic and spiritual traditions, and gain a deeper understanding of the sculptural styles and processes found in the collection.

EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
Free with museum admission.
Details:
Space is limited to 15 participants. Sign up is required and is taken at the Information Desk when the museum opens on a first come, first served basis.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery

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