Buddhist Heritage of the World (Exhibition)          Photographs by Benoy K Behl

001.  Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India.

002.  Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India.  

003.  Chaitya-griha, Kushinagara, Uttar Pradesh, India.
004.  Gilded statue of the Parinirvana, Kushinagara, Uttar Pradesh, India. 005.  Stupa and Ashoka Pillar, Vaishali, Bihar, India.  006.  Pipaliya Stupa, Bhojpur, Madhya Pradesh, India.  
007.  Gateway and Railing of Bharhut Stupa 2nd century BC, Madhya Pradesh, India. 008.  Stupa II, c. 100 BC, Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh, India. 009.  Great Stupa, Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh, India.
010.  Shalabhanjika, East Gateway, Stupa I, Sanchi, 1st century AD, Madhya Pradesh, India.  011.  Buddha, Sculpture, Gandhara, Indian subcontinent. 012.  Kesaria Stupa, Bihar, India.  
013.  Chaitya-griha, Kondawane, Maharashtra, India. 014.  Mithunas, chaitya-griha, Karle 1st 2nd century AD, Maharashtra, India. 015.  Mithuna couple, chaitya-griha, 2nd century AD, Kanheri, Maharashtra, India.
016.  Nashik caves, 2nd century AD, Maharashtra, India. 017.  Stupa in cave interior, Junnar Caves, Maharashtra, India. 018.  Riders on horses atop tall pillars, Bedsa, 1st century AD, Maharashtra, India.
019.  The Ajanta caves, 2nd century BC to 6th century AD, Maharashtra, India. 020.  Cave 19, Ajanta, 5th century AD, Maharashtra, India. 021.  Bodhisattva Padmapani, Mural, 5th century AD, Cave 1, Ajanta, Maharashtra, India.
022.  Mahaparinirvana, Cave 26, Ajanta, 6th century AD, India. 023.  Bulls, Mural, Bagh Caves, Madhya Pradesh, India. 024.  The Nalanda University site, Bihar, India.
025.  Bodhisattva, main temple, Nalanda site, Bihar, India. 026.  Stupa, Vikramshila University site, 12th century Bihar, India. 027.  The Buddha, 5th century AD, Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India.
028.  Buddha in dharmachakrapravartana mudra, Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, 5th century AD, India. 029.  Cave 1, Guntupalli, Andhra Pradesh, India. 030.  Birth of the Buddha, recently discovered sculptural panel, 1st century AD, Panigiri, Andhra Pradesh, India.
031.  Buddha Sculpture and Stupa, 3rd / 4th centuries AD, Andhra Pradesh, India. 032.  Tara, sculpture, Ratnagiri, Orissa, India. 033.  Chaitya- griha, c. 7th century AD, Ellora, Maharashtra, India.
034.  Buddhist site, Harwan, c. 4th century AD, near Srinagar, Kashmir, India.

035.  Remains of Monastery, 8th century AD, Parihaspura, Kashmir, India.

036.  Colossal Buddha, 8th / 9th century, Mulbek, Ladakh, India.
037.  Phugtal Monastery, Zanskar, Ladakh, India. 038.  Green Tara, Mural, c.12th century AD, Alchi Sumstek, Ladakh, India. 039.  Detail of Mandala, Mural, 11th / 12th century AD, Nako Monastery, Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, India.

040.  Clay sculptures, Suglhakhang, late 10th / early 11th century AD, Tabo, Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, India.

041.  Maitreya, Basgo, 16th / 17th century, Ladakh, India. 042.  Rumtek Monastery, Sikkim, India.
043.  Gorsen Chorten, Tawang District, Arunachal Pradesh, 16th century AD, India.

044.    Cham, Masked monastic dance of the Lamas, Ladakh, India.

045.  Rupbon Mura Vihara, 7th AD, Buddhist site, Mainamati, Bangladesh.
046.  Gokul Medh, Mahasthangarh site, Bangladesh. 047.  Somapura Vihara, Paharpur site, Naogaon, Bangladesh. 048. Apsaras, Mural, Sigiriya, c. 5th century, Sri Lanka.
049.  Bodhisattva, Mural, 12th century, Polonnaruva Sri Lanka. 050.  Bamiyan, Afghanistan. 051.  Bamiyan Site, Afghanistan.
052.   Recently excavated Buddha, Mes Aynak site, Afghanistan. 053.   Fayaz-Tepe, stupa near Termez, 1st 3rd century AD, Uzbekistan. 054.   Buddhist Stupa at Zurmala, Termez, 3rd century AD, Uzbekistan.
055.   Buddha from Fayaz-Tepe, 1st-2nd century, Collection: Tashkent National Museum, Uzbekistan. 056.  Buddha, Mural from  Fayaz-Tepe, 1st-2nd century, Collection: Tashkent National Museum, Uzbekistan. 057.   Seated Buddha, Wat Maha That, Sukhothai Historical Park, 13th-14th centuries, Thailand.

058.    Wihan Luang, Wat Ratcha Burana, 15th century, Ayutthaya, Thailand.

059.    Seated Buddhas, Wat Chawattanaram, 17th century, Ayutthaya, Thailand. 060.  Wat Phra Si Sanphet, 15th century, Ayutthaya, Thailand.
061.   Borobudur Stupa, 8th-9th century AD, Java, Indonesia. 062.    Kala Gateway, near the top of the Borobudur Stupa, Java, Indonesia. 063.    Relief, 8th-9th century, Borobudur Stupa, Indonesia.
064.    Pagodas at sunrise, Bagan, Myanmar. 065.    Birth of the Buddha, Mural, Loka Hteik Pann Pagoda,12th cent., Bagan, Myanmar. 066.    Shwedagon Pagoda, Yangon, Myanmar.
067.    Vat That Luang, Vientiane, Laos. 068.    Ongtue Temple, Vientiane, Laos. 069.    Arms giving in Luang Prabang, Laos.
070.  Bayon, 13th century, Cambodia. 071. Seated Buddha, Dong Duong, Collection: Da Nang Museum, Vietnam. 072.    Kizil Caves, Kucha, China.
073.    Statue of Kumarajiva, Kizil Caves, Kucha, China. 074.    Interior of Mogao Cave no. 45, Dunhuang, China. 075. Colossal Buddha, Bingling Si, China.
076.  Bezeklik Caves, China. 077. Gandan Monastery, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. 078.    Three-eyed Ganesa, Tangkha, Late 19th century, Bogd Khan Palace Museum, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
079.    White Tara, 17th century, made by ruler Zanabazar, Zanabazar Museum, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. 080.    Cham Mask and dress, 19th century, Mongolia. 081     Zorik Lama, one out of many who studied in India, at Ivolga Monastery, Buryatia, Russia.
082     Mongolian Ganjur, sacred Buddhist text, 18th century, Ulan Ude, Buryatia, Russia. 083     Golden Abode of Shakiyamuni Temple, Kalmykia, Russia. 084     Atisa, Golden Abode of Shakiyamuni Temple, Elista, Kalmykia, Russia.
085     Interior, Khurul a Buddhist temple in Aarshaan, near Elista, Kalmykia, Russia. 086     People of Kalmykia receiving blessings of a Ladakhi lama, Elista, Russia. 087     Ashoka Pillar, Lumbini, Nepal.
088  Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal. 089  Bouddhanath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal. 090     Kurjey Monastery, Bumthang, Bhutan.
091 Mural, Kurjey Monastery, Bumthang, Bhutan. 092     Samye Monastery, 8th century AD, Central Tibet. 093     Jokhang Temple, Lhasa, founded in the 7th century, Tibet.
094     Tholing monastery, 996 AD, Zanda, Ngari, Western Tibet. 095     Guge castle remains, Tsaparang, Tibet. 096     Dungkar Caves, c. 10th century AD, Western Tibet.
097     Painted Interior, South Facing Cave 1, Dungkar, Western Tibet. 098     Eleven-headed Avaloketiswara, Mural, Dungkar Caves, Western Tibet. 099     Ginkaku-ji Temple, Kyoto, 15th century, Japan.
   
100     Kinkaku-ji Temple, Kyoto, 14th century AD, Japan.