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Gautama Buddha Calling the Earth to Witness

c. 1750
Artist/maker unknown, Tibetan
Gautama Buddha, the Lord Buddha, called upon the Earth to witness that he had resisted the temptation of Mara, the Evil One. To the right and left of the altar are the monks Sariputra and Maudgalyayana, the model pair of disciples of Lord Buddha, holding an alms bowl and alarm staff.

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