Floral Design carved Gold Plated Amitabh Buddha Statue from Nepal 9"
Extremely fine hand carved floral design on Amitabha Buddha statue with face dusted with gold. Amitabha Buddha is one of the 5 forms of five Dhyani-Buddhas. As a bestower of longevity, Amitabha is called Amitayus, or "Infinite Life." He is depicted holding the ambrosia vase from which spill the jewels of eternal life. This Statue weighs 3.8 lbs. and is gold plated on face, body and lotus base and finely hand painted on face. The carving made this statue as masterpiece among many Amitabh Buddha Statues. The fine carving on front and back.
Amitabha is the most ancient Buddhas among the Dhyani Buddhas. Amitabha means "Infinite Light." Amitabha's Discriminating Wisdom conquers the poison of the passions - all cravings, covetousness, greed and lust. With this wisdom, the disciple discerns all beings separately yet knows every being as an individual expression of the One. In the mandala of the Dhyani Buddhas, Amitabha is positioned to the west. Superb craftsmanship. * exclusive product., ship to you by Vajracrafts Artisans from Patan. This masterpiece statue could be Great collectible to décor your home/office. Hand carved by brilliant artisans of Patan, Nepal with 24 carat gold plated on copper alloy.
Material: Copper Full Gold Plated
Face: Gold Painted
Protecting the Face
As the face is painted it is highly recommended that the face of the statue is to be greatly taken care of as it requires a very professional and skilled face artist to repair the face of dirt and damages. Commonly to protect it from damage the statue with painted face is placed under a glass box and it is always covered with a cotton face mask if it has to be moved
Weight: 1.4 kg 3.08 lbs