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Manjushri
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Why this is a
Masterpiece

In this image, he has taken the form of a young prince. He has at his right shoulder a double-edged sword to cut through the veil of ignorance and delusion. At the same time, he holds in his left hand the stem of a lotus, which blossoms into the Prajnaparamita Sutra, one of the most significant of the Perfection of Wisdom texts and the Mother of all Buddhas.

History of the Object
Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of wisdom, is a divinity of significant importance to Mongolian Buddhists.

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Type
Sculpture 
Materials
Gilt, bronze 
Measurements
Width 20 cm. Height 57.8 cm.  
Creator name
G. Zanabazar 
Creator date
1635-1724 
Where it was made
Mongolia 
Geography
Mongolia 
Time period
AD 17th century ~ AD 17th century 
Creation date
17th Century 
Function
worship 
Acquisition
Acquired in 1969. 
Copyright
 
Acknowledgements
 
Owner
The Fine Arts Museum of Zanabazar 
Museum
The Fine Arts Museum of Zanabazar 
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