Handmade in Nepal
Height: 13 inches (33.02 cm)
Width: 7 inches (17.78 cm)
Weight: 5.4 lb
The body of this Buddha has been engraved along with Dragon symbol on the back which symbolizes protection. The bottom of the statue has been engraved with the Healing Mantra " OM MA NI PAD MI HU"
OM – It is a blessing to help you to achieve perfection in the practice of generosity.
MA – It helps to achieve perfection in the practice of pure ethics.
NI – helps to achieve perfection in the practice of tolerance and patience.
PAD - helps to achieve perfection in the practice of preservance.
MI – helps to achieve perfection in the practice of concentration.
HU – helps to achieve perfection in the presence of wisdom.
So, this way the recitation of this mantra helps to achieve perfection in the six practices from generosity to wisdom.
Buddha means awakened ones, someone who has awakened from the sleep of ignorance and see things as they really are. He was the founder of Buddhism. He was an ordinary person named Siddhartha Gautama whose profound insights inspired the world. It is said that when Buddha dies, he/she is not reborn but passes into the peace of nirvana, which is not a heaven but a transformed state of existence.
He is associated with energy and known as the lord of karma and the Buddha of unfailing accomplishment. He is also known as Amoghsiddhi Buddha.His name means (amogha) infallible success(siddhi). He is venerated not only for his wisdom of success but is also known to defeat envy.