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Buddhist Art In Ancient India Ken House Grade 9 Visual Arts.

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Buddhist Art In Ancient India. Ken House Grade 9 Visual Arts. Topics. Ancient India The Buddha Basics of Buddhism Buddhist Art in India. India in sixth century BC. India is thriving economically Strangling Vedic Religion Religious revolution . The Buddha. Born as Siddhartha - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • Buddhist Art In Ancient IndiaKen HouseGrade 9 Visual Arts.

  • TopicsAncient India The BuddhaBasics of BuddhismBuddhist Art in India

  • India in sixth century BCIndia is thriving economicallyStrangling Vedic ReligionReligious revolution

  • The BuddhaBorn as SiddharthaA life of indulgenceThe Great departureSeeking the truthThe middle wayEnlightenmentLiberation

  • Emperor Asoka (272-231 BC)Alexander attempts to take IndiaThe Mauryan empire takes control of IndiaAsoka is the third Mauryan emperor Asoka supports BuddhismAsokan columns

  • Buddhism and SanchiThe missionary causeThe stupasThe Great Stupa at SanchiRelief Stories

  • ConclusionArt was crucial to the success of BuddhismBuddhism is all over the world in many formsBuddhism is the fastest growing religion in the West Today