Bodhisattva Manjushri Deity Of Wisdom Sculpture | Himalayan Art Buddhist Deity

SKU: MN1631


Hand Crafted Bodhisattva Manjushri, Deity Of Wisdom Sculpture 

This statue beautifully depicts Bodhisattva Manjushri, who is also the god of wisdom. A Nepali craftsman handmade this figure in copper and 24K gold in Kathmandu. The acrylic paint further highlights the intricate design patterns of the statue. The deity is depicted seated atop a lion with her right leg folded inwards and her right leg resting upon a blooming lotus flower. Both hands of the deity are folded between each other, which respectively hold the stem of an utpala flower in each hand which holds the book of knowledge and the flaming sword. Turquoise and priceless diamonds are used to adorn the deity's crown and other ornaments on the statue. The statue took our artists months of hard work to carve with intricate design patterns. 

This indoor Manjushri art will be a perfect gift from Nepal to a practitioner like you that will aid in your daily practice.

Size: 18.5"/47cm (Height) x 13.7"/35cm (Base)
Weight: 10.35 kg
Material: 24K Gold Gilded, Copper Body, Acrylic Paintings

Manjushri is known as the Wisdom Bodhisattva. He is the personification of wisdom as
the route to enlightenment. In Mahayana Buddhism, Manjushri is related to prajna. 
Manjushri is regarded as a fully enlightened Buddha in Northern Buddhism's Tantric literature, with many manifestations and appearances covering all four divisions of Tantra, simple and complex in form. Manjushri is depicted in the Eleven Figurative Forms as Peaceful, Semi-peaceful, Wrathful, and Animal Featured.