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mnga' ris khang tshan murals

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Resource #: 4995 (URL for reference)

Collections: Sera 2002, 2002-slides-newman


by José Cabezón

Mural on the portico of the khang tshan temple. These murals are original, but in poor condition. Some, like this one, was defaced during the Cultural Revolution. Bullet holes in the eyes and mouth show that it was used for target practice.

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Resource type: Image

Photographer: David Newman

Photograph Date: 01/Jul/2002

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