Workshop: The Buddhist Art of Bagan

Title: The Buddhist Art of Bagan – A Workshop

Date: 12 – 1:30 pm, Thursday, October 31, 2019

Location: Henry R. Luce Hall (LUCE) 203, Yale University

34 Hillhouse Avenue

New HavenCT 06511


Lilian Handlin (Independent Scholar): “Samvega and Pasada – Human Malleablity and the Uses of Gandhakuti Art”

Donald Stadtner (Independent Scholar): “And the White Elephant Knelt upon a Sandbank”

Osmund Bopearachchi (UC Berkeley): “Brahma at the Shepherd’s Nigrodha-Tree with the Buddha. Re-examining the symbolism of the Sulamani Temple’s paintings at Pagan”


Sponsored by Glorisun Global Network for Buddhist Studies, Hixon Speakers Fund, Department of Religious Studies.

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The Buddhist Art of Bagan