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Kucha

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

A small early medieval oasis state situated on the northern route of the Silk Road. Buddhism was established here at an early date under the influence of the Kuṣāṇa dynasty and Kucha soon...

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Kucha

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

A small early medieval oasis state situated on the northern route of the Silk Road. Buddhism was established here at an early date under the influence of the Kuṣāṇa dynasty and Kucha soon...

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Kucha

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 88 words.

A small early medieval oasis state situated on the northern route of the Silk Road. Buddhism was established here at

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Kucha

M. Yaldiz.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 472 words.

Oasis town and surrounding region in the western part of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China. It was the most important oasis on the northern branch of the Silk route from the...

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Kucha (S.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 341 words.

Indo-European oasis kingdom at the northern edge of the Taklamakhan Desert, which served as a major center of Buddhism in

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Bo (J.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 64 words.

Ethnikon used in China for monks who hailed from Kucha, an Indo-European oasis kingdom along the Silk Road,

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Fotudeng (J.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 248 words.

A monk and thaumaturge, perhaps from the Central Asian kingdom of Kucha, who was a pioneer in the transmission

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Kizil

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 270 words.

A complex of some 230 Buddhist caves from the ancient Central Asian kingdom of Kucha, located about seventy kilometers

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Uighur

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 118 words.

A Turkic people who ruled a central Asian empire in the medieval period, first in the Turfan-Kucha region and later

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Kizil

M. Yaldiz.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1034 words.

Site of Buddhist monastic complexes c. 40 km north-west of Kucha on the upper reaches of the Muzart River in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China. So far 227 caves have been...

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Kumtura

M. Yaldiz.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 333 words.

Site of Buddhist monasteries c. 25 km south-west of Kucha in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China. The monasteries were built on both banks of the Muzart River, spread out over...

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