Fully Gold Plated Amitabha Buddha Statue|
This is a fully gold plated Copper Statue of Amitabh Buddha sitting on a lotus. The statue is highly decorated. Here Amitabh Buddha is seated in a Dhyana Aasan or meditative posture with a vase in his hands.
The craftsmanship on this statue is top notch and one can see the finest details of work on it. The artist who made this statue is a forth generation statue maker and is a master craftsman.
Amitābha is known for his longevity attribute, magnetizing red fire element, the aggregate of discernment, pure perception and the deep awareness of emptiness of phenomena. According to these scriptures, Amitābha possesses infinite merit resulting from good deeds over countless past lives as a bodhisattva named Dharmakāra. Amitābha means "Infinite Light", and Amitāyus means "Infinite Life" so Amitābha is also called "The Buddha of Immeasurable Light and Life".
Size : 5.5"H X 4"W X 2.5"D
Weight : 690 grams approx
Some precautions you should keep in mind when cleaning gold statues.
- In the case of gold painted on face, do not touch or not to clean with cold water. Gently wipe the dust with soft cotton.
- Do not use scrubbing cloths that are highly abrasive. Similarly, avoid using steel wool or metal bristled brushes as they will leave scratches on the surface of the Statue.
- Try avoiding touching gold statues too much. Oil from your hands can hasten the tarnishing process and reduce the life of your gold objects.