Ancient Shakyamuni Buddha Sculpture | Himalayan Buddhist Art

SKU: SBF1772


Hand Crafted Buddhist Ancient Shakyamuni Buddha Sculpture 

The Ancient Shakyamuni Buddha Sculpture was traditionally hand-crafted by the artists of Nepal with techniques that have been perfected as it has been passed down from generation. The figure was molded using a copper body, gilded with 24k genuine gold over the body and finely painted with acrylic paint to highlight the intricate design patterns of the sculpture. The deity is depicted seated upon a moon disc lotus with a halo illuminating the peaceful expression as he holds an alms bowl with his left hand and making the earth touching mudra with his right hand. Decorated with numerous gemstones over the robes, lotus flower and the halo. This statue of the Shakyamuni Buddha can be used for various Buddhist rituals and your everyday meditational practices. 

Size: 8.2"/21cm (Height) x 4.7"/12cm (Base)
Weight: 1.05 kg
Material: 24K Gold Gilded, Copper Body, Acrylic Paintings

Shakyamuni Buddha has spent countless eons engaging in various Bodhisattva acts to achieve enlightenment. He is considered the founder of Buddhism, and most Buddhist schools see him as a savior, the Enlightened One who unearthed an old path to liberate oneself from clinging and craving and break the cycle of birth and rebirth.