Meditating Buddha 5.5", Assorted Colors
For Buddha, life is to be lived on Earth, not in Heaven... and Nirvana is not a place, but a state of mind in witch one is released from fear and desire, living in love and compassion here on Earth.
This Buddha is portraying the Dhyana mudra. This is the meditation mudra, which symbolizes wisdom. The Buddha used this gesture during his final meditation under the Bodhi tree when he attained enlightenment.
Dhyani Buddha, or Buddha in meditation, represents one of the most significant phases of his life when descending deep within him he discovered 'the light' and was the Enlightened One.
Resin, made in Nepal.
Height: 6” Width: 4”