Tibetan Art and Architecture in Context

With Erberto Lo Bue (eds.) Tibetan Art and Architecture in Context. Piats 2006: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Eleventh Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Königswinter 2006. Vol. 20, Beiträge Zur Zentralasienforschung. Andiast: International Institute for Tibetan and Buddhist Studies, 2010.

Table of Contents
  • Foreword,
    by Erberto Lo Bue & Christian Luczanits ... vii
  • The Historical Architecture of the Trandruk Temple in the Yar lung Valley of Tibet,
    by Reinhard Herdick ... 1
  • Considerations on the Development of the Representation of the Buddha’s Life in Early Tibetan Thangkas,
    by Eva Allinger ... 27
  • Preliminary Remarks on the Donor Inscriptions and Iconography of an 11th-century Mchod rten at Tholing,
    by Amy Heller ... 43
  • Courtly Cavaliers, Mounted Heroes and Pehar: New Issues in the Iconography and Iconology of Protector Deities in Early Western Himalayan Art,
    by Christiane Papa-Kalantari ... 75
  • An Early Wall Painting of a Bhaiṣajyaguru Mandala in Western Tibet,
    by Helmut F. Neumann & Heidi A. Neumann ... 121
  • Inscriptions and Captions in the Gu ru Lha khang at Nako, Kinnaur,
    by Kurt Tropper ... 143
  • Visual Evidence for 'Bri gung Activity at Nako, Kinnaur,
    by Melissa R. Kerin ... 175
  • The Commemorative Stupas at Densathil a Preliminary Study,
    by Olaf Czaja ... 197
  • Mandalas of Mandalas: The Iconography of a Stupa of Many Auspicious Doors for Phag mo gru pa,
    by Christian Luczanits ... 281
  • Three Tibeto-Chinese Mandala Paintings of Around 1442,
    by Ursula Toyka-Fuong ... 311
  • Reconstructing Sakya: Written Sources, Photographic Archives and Fieldwork,
    by Federica Venturi ... 335
  • The Śambhala Murals in the Klu khang and Their Historical Context. A Preliminary Report,
    by Erberto Lo Bue ... 353
  • The Dbu yab pho brang in the Nor bu gling ga and Its Connection with the Murals of the Klu khang Behind the Potala,
    by Jakob Winkler ... 375
  • An Unusual Highlight in Trade in Tibetan Art: A 20th-century Thangka of Shangs pad, Protector of the Dge ldan byams pa gling Monastery at Chamdo in the Province of Dagyab in Kham, Eastern Tibet,
    by Ingrid Kreide-Damani ... 393

Inscriptions from the Tabo Main Temple

With Luciano Petech (eds.) Inscriptions from the Tabo Main Temple. Texts and Translations. Serie Orientale Roma, Vol. LXXXIII. IsIAO, Rome, 1999.

Table of Contents
  • Acknowledgements ... XIV
  • HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION
    by Luciano Petech ... 1
  • THE RENOVATION INSCRIPTION OF THE TABO GTSUG LAG KHAṄ New Edition and Translation
    by Ernst Steinkellner & Christian Luczanits ... 10
  • THE «ADMONITORY INSCRIPTION» IN THE TABO ’DU KHAṄ
    by Helmut Tauscher ... 31
  • MINOR INSCRIPTIONS AND CAPTIONS IN THE TABO GTSUG LAG KHAṄ
    by Christian Luczanits ... 104
  • LATER INSCRIPTIONS IN THE TABO GTSUG LAG KHAṄ
    by Elena De Rossi Filibeck ... 206
  • Indices ... 226