TEACHING BUDDHA SITTING ON LOTUS STATUE ORNAMENT RESIN 24CM
Lovely antiqued Bronze finish resin statue
Buddha is wearing antiqued gold robes
Vitarka Mudra hand gesture: Teaching and discussion or intellectual debate.
Hand position: The tips of the thumb and index finger touch each other, forming a circle. The right hand is positioned at shoulder level as in Abhaya Mudra and the left hand may be at the hip level, in the lap, with palm facing upwards.
Significance: It symbolizes the teaching phase of preaching in Buddhism. The circle formed by the thumb and index finger maintains the constant flow of energy, as there is no beginning or end, only perfection.
Hand crafted and hand painted in Bali.
Fair trade purchased direct from Balinese artisans.
approx: height 24cm x width 16.5cm x depth 9cm