Terms

Heavens

Heavens

 

Buddhism
World of Desire Heavens 1-6
World of Form Heavens 7-24
World of No Form Heavens 25-28




Iconclass:
240 allegorical representation of the heavens (celestial bodies)
24A sun as celestial body
24B moon as celestial body
24C planets (except the earth)
24D stars
24E astronomical phenomena
24F firmament, sky
24G spheres ~ heavens


In terms of disciplines and prefixes::
Cosmology Cosmo-
Astronomy Astro-
Meteorology Meteoro-




cf. 3 Footprints of Vishnu


























Back