The Image of Tara in Buddhist art: on thangkas and in small plastic arts // May 16, 2020, 15.00

Lecture "The Image of Tara in Buddhist art: on thangkas and in small plastic arts" May 16, 2020, 15.00

On May 16, 2020, at the Odessa Roerich House Museum, a lecture-video-conference «The Image of Tara in Buddhist art: on thangkas and small plastic arts» will be held. The author of the lecture, Elena Dmitrievna Ogneva (Lutsk, Ukraine), Ph. D. in History, Tibetologist, Buddhologist, Senior Researcher at the A. Yu. Krymsky Institute of Oriental Studies of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, author of numerous scientific books and publications.

The program will be opened by pianist Alexander Trukhin. He will perform one of the most famous sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven, piano sonata No. 23 in F minor, op. 57, known as Appassionata. The performance is dedicated to the 250th anniversary of the composer.