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“If you knew what I know about the power of giving you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way.” ~ Gautama Buddha
Unidentified artist. Welcoming Descent of Amida and Twenty-five Bodhisattvas [Japan] (42.25.37) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
"Buddha Hands". 12th century. Wood with traces of lacquer and gold. | Minneapolis Institute of Arts | ©gamelaner, via flickr
The Great Buddha Daibutsu : Kamakura, Japan
"The full realization of one’s inner potential can be achieved only through interaction with the world of everyday reality." ~Daisaku Ikeda
nick veasey, x ray photos, x ray pics, x ray art
Here is an example of x-ray photography. The artist has created a juxtaposed piece combining an x-ray image of the subject and aligning it so they correspond.
“From the Buddhist perspective, the only lasting way to bring about change is for people themselves to change.” ~ Pat Allwright By: Josh Taylor Title: Serenity
Cat X-Ray; this is cool. Their bones make them look like tiny, little people.
This Buddhist monk was outside the Kiyomizu-dera temple in Kyoto. The bowl that she is holding is for accepting alms for the poor. (Thanks fotophriendly)
It's always fun to tell a patient to flip you off