Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava) Statue, Lotus-Born Master
Guru Rinpoche, An Indian Buddhist Monk who introduced Tantric Buddhism to Tibet. This beautiful sculpture was hand-carved by a Nepali artist in copper and gilded in 24K gold in Kathmandu, Nepal. Sitting on the moon disc upon Lotus's seat, In his right hand, he holds a vajra, and in his left, a skull-cup full of nectar and trident on his left shoulder.
Size: 19.6"/50cm (Height) x 13.7"/35cm (Base)
Weight: 9.85 kg
Material: 24K Gold Gilded, Copper Body, Acrylic Paintings
Padmasambhava's teachings are claimed to have an oral lineage in Tibetan Buddhism. According to Tibetan Buddhism, are discovered by fortunate beings and tertöns (treasure finders) when the conditions are perfect for their reception. Guru Padmasambhava is also regarded as a Buddha foretold by Buddha Shakyamuni.