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Transpositions of Buddha Images as Local Deities: An Art Historical Inquiry of Faking and Forging

November 18, 2015 - 14:00-15:30

PhD candidate Salvarpatti Manuvelraj Ponnudurai will in this presentation explore the nitty gritty of alteration, misappropriation and distorted history, when he examines four local temples in Tamil Speaking South India where Buddha images are worshipped as local ‘Hindu’ deities. Open for all.

 

Venue:  Senter for Utvikling og miljø (SUM), Sognsveien 68, seminarrom i 4. etasje, Oslo, Norway.

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Transpositions of Buddha Images as Local Deities: An Art Historical Inquiry of Faking and Forging

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Date:
November 18, 2015
Time:
14:00-15:30