Unformatted text preview: 11. Solanki Dynasty: 950 – 1304 AD • Vimala Temple (pillars up to meditating man) 12. Ganga Dynasty: c.750 – c.1300 AD • Surya Temple (tall wheel) ARYA-noble one, SANSKRIT-indian lang, SIDDHARTA- buddha b4 enlightment, MAYA-mom of Buddha, LUMBINI-birth of Buddha, BODHI-enlightment, DHAMMA-buddha’s doctrine, SANGHA-monastic community, PATALIPUTRA- cap of mauryan, JOTAKA- tales of previous life Buddha, BRAHMI- script by Ashoka, CHAITYA-buddhist chapel, VIHARA- res hall for monks,, SHIVA ARDHAN- half woman half man, NANDI- car,, Mt. KAILAS-peak abode shiva, DARSHAN-viewing image god, PUJA-worship, NAGARA-north temple, DRAVIDA- south, SURYA-god sun, AGNI-god fire Four goals of life: Dharma: religious duty, Artha: profession, Kama love, moshka Stupa: anda-mound, vedika-railing, torana-portal, harmika-small railing Buddha features: Ushnisha-cranial bump, Urna- curl in hair, halo-sign of divinity...
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This note was uploaded on 06/25/2008 for the course ART 252 taught by Professor Klein during the Fall '07 term at Oregon.
- Fall '07