Handmade Himalayan Manjushri Statue for Meditation and Buddhist Altar
This Manjushri statue is made of copper and is adorned with a beautiful layer of gold gilding embellished with precious gemstones. The Bodhisattva is depicted wielding a fiery sword in his left hand, which represents the cutting through of ignorance and delusion. In his right hand, he holds the Vitraka mudra, a gesture of teaching and instruction. Beside his right shoulder is an utpala, a symbol of purity and enlightenment. The Manjushri wears a seven-jeweled crown, which represents the seven factors of enlightenment and adds to the sense of regality and majesty. The acrylic paints used to highlight the statue's features give it a vivid and lifelike appearance, adding to its overall beauty.
Truly a perfect addition to your Buddhist shrine or can be used as a meditative accompaniment for yourself or for any devotee.
Size: 10.6"/27cm (Height) x 7.4"/19cm (Base)
Weight: 2.21 kg
Material: 24K Gold Gilded, Copper Body, Acrylic Paintings
Manjushri means "very auspicious" in Sanskrit. Manjushri, one of the compassion bodhisattvas, is more famous among Tibetan Buddhists. He, as the Buddha Resplendent, resembles a brilliant sun. Manjushri is a Tibetan name that means "good companion." He also represents the Kadampa Buddhist tradition, recognized by its scholars.