The Diamond Sutra

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The Diamond Sutra is one of the most influential Mahayana sutras in East Asia.A copy of the Tang-dynasty Chinese version of the Diamond Sutra was found among the Dunhuang manuscripts by Daoist monk Wang Yuanlu on June 25, 1900, The copy is dated back to 11 May 868 and is considered the earliest complete survival of a dated printed book. Chinese Blockprint master Jiangmin Li produced this replicate to showcase the elegance and beauty of this great Buddhist scripture. The process of producing the wood block takes 578 days.

《金刚般若波罗蜜多经》又称《金刚经》,为佛教经典中的经典,于佛学中具有至高无上的地位和非凡的宗教意义。一九〇〇年敦煌藏经阁所出的唐咸通九年(八六八)刻本为迄今发现的最早刻本,也是中国雕版印刷最早的实物见证、世界上最早的印刷品。原版现珍藏于英国大不列颠图书馆。本版选用唐底刻本,由李江民先生刻印,卷首附释迦牟尼说法图。
2010年12⽉22日李江民以雕版印刷朱砂红《⾦刚经》参加第⼗三届世界华⼈艺术⼤会获得⼤会唯⼀⾦奖,⼆〇⼀⼀年在第⼗四届世界华⼈艺术⼤会获得世界杰出华⼈艺术家终⾝成就奖。

Material  Rice paper and hand mounted in silk scroll
Dimensions  35cm x 625cm

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