Copper Silver Inlaid Shakyamuni Buddha Statue 8" H
The Shakyamuni Buddha statue is a significant and iconic representation of Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha and founder of Buddhism. These statues are revered and venerated by Buddhists and can be found in various forms and sizes throughout the world.
The Shakyamuni Buddha is typically depicted in a seated posture with a serene expression, often with one hand in the "earth-touching" or "bhumisparsha" mudra, symbolizing the moment of his enlightenment. The other hand is usually held in a gesture of meditation or compassion. This statue represents the Buddha's state of profound meditation and his teachings of wisdom, compassion, and inner peace.
These statues serve as objects of devotion and inspiration for Buddhists, reminding them of the Buddha's teachings and the path to enlightenment. They also symbolize the potential for each individual to attain inner peace and liberation from suffering, following the example set by Shakyamuni Buddha himself.
Size: 8.1" Height x 5.5" Wide x 3.5" Depth
Weight: 1815 grams approx