Recent studies in the art, religion and archaelogy of Buddhism along the Silk Road with special emphasis on Tantric Iconic and narrative traditions


Grant Data
Project Title
Recent studies in the art, religion and archaelogy of Buddhism along the Silk Road with special emphasis on Tantric Iconic and narrative traditions
Principal Investigator
Dr Ghose, Rajeshwari   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Yaldiz   (Co-principal investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
1997-02-01
Completion Date
1999-01-31
Amount
20000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
archaelogy, Buddhism, Silk Road
Discipline
Humanities and the Arts (Obsolete)
Sponsor
Germany/HK Joint Research Scheme
HKU Project Code
JRS97/18
Grant Type
Germany/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme
Funding Year
1996/1997
Status
Completed
Objectives
To undertake an analytical study of the evolution and development of Central Asian Buddhist iconography; to study its culmination in the complex iconography adopted by the Tantric forms of Buddhism.