The Spread of Buddhism
Buddha Shakyamuni or Akshobhya, Nepal, 13th century, gilt-copper alloy, Norton Simon Art Foundation
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Based on the teachings of the Buddha, a historical figure who lived sometime during the sixth to fifth century BCE, Buddhism has had a lasting global impact. Learn how the visual language of Buddhism spread the Buddha’s teachings while adapting to various cultures.
- Free with admission.
- Please note that space is limited to 25 participants. Sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to the tour.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery