Unearthing Gandawyuha’s secrets
GANDAWYUHA is the name of the 460 bas-relief panels found in the Borobudur Temple's second, third and fourth galleries. These panels are Borobudur's primary works of art and depict the spiritual journey of Sudhana, a youth who met with 53 guru to achieve his true potential and free himself from karma.
These reliefs have not been discussed in depth, although they are at the heart of the great…
Two weeks have passed, and the cargo ship MV Ever Judger has not left the waters of Balikpapan Bay in East Kalimantan. This ship, which sails under the flag of Panama, should have set sail on March 30, leaving Balikpapan with a cargo of 74,000 tons of coal, headed for Lumut, Perak, Malaysia. The captain had been authorized to leave by the port authority.