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Buddhist Gods & Pandemics (Coronavirus)

Excellent piece here at Immanent Frame by Brian Lowe about Buddhist Gods, pandemics, and political power:   But these gods did not only protect. They also observed and reported transgressors, who would in turn be punished. The celestial realm was itself a … Continue reading

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Retinue & Procession (Yellow)

I thought this was pretty cool at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. It depicts the return of the emperor to his palace. The big bright yellow full of a swarm of little figures all in  a bustle is … Continue reading

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