In detailed relief and finish, this Buddha statue sits in lotus position with hands placed in the Dhyana mudra. With thumbs touching, this hand placement is indicative of and helpful in deep meditation. Whether serving as a complement to your decor or an aide in your spiritual practice, this beautifully crafted statue of Buddha will bring peace, serenity and mindfulness to your home, office or other sacred space. This unique and charming, hand-painted polyresin piece stands at 20cm tall and is finished in a weathered bronze patina conveying an antique aesthetic.
Each statue is thoughtfully wrapped in a khata (ཁ་བཏགས།), a traditional ceremonial scarf commonly used in Tibetan Buddhism. The khata symbolizes purity and compassion and is worn or presented with incense at ceremonial occasions including temple attendance, births, weddings, funerals and the arrival or departure of guests. This Nepal-made kata is made from satin silk and features the ashtamangala, the sacred suite of Eight Auspicious Signs (conch, endless knot, pair of golden fish, lotus, parasol, vase, dharmachakra and victory banner.)