A Curious Shiva-featured Buddhist Shrine Guardian

Monday is Lord Shiva’s Day … and therefore … Well, there’s something curious going on here. This fine carving is from the Lingquan temple complex in Anyang, China. It would be easy to declare it to be a rather Sinicized depiction of Lord Shiva, found in a Buddhist context. There are most certainly an array […]

A Curious Shiva-featured Buddhist Shrine Guardian

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