the encounter of Apollonius of Tyana with the ascetic Indians depends on Buddhist traditions. The case of the Vimalakirti Sutra provides us with precise comparisons. The magical bowl of Tantalus recurs in some magical gems and a late antique cup of Tantalus has been found in Vinkovci.

Philostratus, the cup of Tantalus and the bowl of Buddha

Mastrocinque, Attilio
2022

Abstract

the encounter of Apollonius of Tyana with the ascetic Indians depends on Buddhist traditions. The case of the Vimalakirti Sutra provides us with precise comparisons. The magical bowl of Tantalus recurs in some magical gems and a late antique cup of Tantalus has been found in Vinkovci.
Philostratus
India
Buddhism
Tantalus
File in questo prodotto:
File Dimensione Formato  
Mastrocinque,Philostratus, the cup of Tantalus and the bowl of Buddha.pdf

accesso aperto

Licenza: Dominio pubblico
Dimensione 7.58 MB
Formato Adobe PDF
7.58 MB Adobe PDF Visualizza/Apri

I documenti in IRIS sono protetti da copyright e tutti i diritti sono riservati, salvo diversa indicazione.

Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: https://hdl.handle.net/11562/1069826
Citazioni
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.pmc??? ND
  • Scopus ND
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.isi??? ND
social impact