Medicine Buddha Lapis Lazuli | Traditional Buddha Sculpture

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SKU: MBQ1430

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Hand Crafted Himalayan Art Medicine Buddha Lapis Lazuli

The Medicine Buddha Lapis Lazuli statue was traditionally hand crafted by the artists of Nepal. The term Lapis Lazuli, is also known as the medicine Buddha or the Bhaiṣajyaguru. The body of the statue is made from a copper body and then gilded with 24k genuine gold. The statue depicts the goddess seated upon a moon disc lotus with a serene and peaceful expression. He holds an alms bowl in his left hand and slightly touches the ground with his right hand while holding a stem of a lotus flower. His face is beautifully illuminated by the gold-plated halo, and the intricately carved lotus seat is stunning.

This figure may be used for a variety of Buddhist rituals and meditation exercises, making it the ideal present for a practitioner like you.

Size: 13.7"/35cm (Height) x 9.4"/24cm (Base)
Weight: 3.57 kg
Material: 24K Gold Gilded, Copper Body, Acrylic Paintings

Medicine Buddha, also known as Bhaishajyaguru in Sanskrit, is regarded as the Buddha of Healing. His teachings aim to free sentient beings from sickness, pain, anguish, and unhappiness while also emphasizing the need to acquire prosperity and enjoyment in this life. Many meditators in the Mahayana tradition admire his healing abilities. He is frequently shown with a blue (lapis lazuli) body and hands carrying a begging bowl and medical herbs.