Shakyamuni Buddha with Heart SutraBuddha translates as "the awakened one" and symbolizes peace and serenity on the path to enlightenment. The hand gesture in this sculpture depicts the Bhumisparsa Mudra, Calling the Earth to Witness, symbolizing enlightenment and steadfastness.
Engraved at the base of this statue is the Mah‚y‚na Buddhist Heart Sutra, popular for both its brevity and depth of meaning.
This exceptionally detailed Shakyamuni Buddha statue is cast from resin using bronze powder to give it a metallic finish. The statue is then hand painted to add the fine details. This elegant statue measures 8" in height, 4" in width and 3" in depth.