The Oasis: A Practitioner's Talk Series (S2Ep2)
【The Oasis: Talk Series】〈Season II: The Distant Breeze〉
S2Ep2 Infinite Illumination: Exploring Stūpas and Relics of India and China
Date and Time: 25th October 2020 (Sunday), 03:00PM-04:30PM
Dr. Tsui Chung-hui | Assistant Professor of the University of Hong Kong, Scholar of Tung Lin Kok Yuen (Buddhist Art and Culture)
Pagoda offerings and relics worship form a unique cultural landscape in Buddhist relics. Archaeological discoveries in various pagodas in Asia contain many Buddhist relics. There are many relics’ containers with different designs and production materials, which represent the rich Buddhist material culture. This lecture guides us to appreciate the beauty of Buddhist pagodas and relics containers. Finally, it explores the meanings of worshipping pagodas and relics in archaeology, classical art and iconography.
Course link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86238985467
Live on Facebook & Zoom. Everyone is welcome to attend this lecture.
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