陈洪绶 - 五洩山图轴
by Chen Hongshou (Ming Dynasty)
The Tripitaka Koreana, Haeinsa Temple, South Korea
In the remote Buddhist monastery of Haeinsa is preserved the Tripitaka Koreana, the most complete corpus of Buddhist doctrinal texts in the world, dating from 1251 [AD].
how did you think it would make me feel?/ polyester tights
ran out of thread 3/4 of the way through but let’s pretend i was being artsy
shocking content !
Shen Shaomin’s Beautiful And Terrifying Bone SculpturesBones automatically insinuate death, and often are the only physical remnant that insinuates life once existed. Shen Shaomin‘s bone works are equal parts terrifying and fascinating, man-made memorials to human intervention on the planet. Creatures that never have been or should be are pieced together from human and animal skeletons. The bones are carved and relief-carved with text taken from several sources, including the Bible, the Koran, and various sources. Inscribed in English, Arabic, and Chinese, the texts serve as warnings to the two largest industrial nations in the world of the damage being caused to the planet.
Corsican vendetta knife with floral detail
che la mia ferita sia mortale
"may my wound be deadly"