Standing Avalokiteshvara Sculpture
- 100 % Hand Made antique sculpture by people from Himalayas.
- Material: Painted Wood
- Item Type: Vintage, Antique
- Size : 13 inch x 9 inch
- Weight: 1.00 kg
- Period: 1980s
This beautiful statue is one of a kind for a master collection. Very beautifully crafted every details by craftsmanship from Bhaktapur, Nepal. The statue and the throne is separable as well and is gently hold by a plain cotton thread.
Avalokitesvara or Quan yin, Guan yin statues, embody symbolically Chenrezig/Avalokitesvara, lord of the Dharma who looks upon all beings with infinite compassion. He is known as Chenrezig in Tibetan, kannon in Japan and Kuan-yin in china. His mantra is “om mane padme hum”. Avalokitesvara is the Bodhisattva of Compassion and the essence of the Mahayana Ideal of The Bodhisattva, awakened being, working for the benefit of all beings. The upsurge of compassion in the Bodhisattva is known as the Bodhicitta. He occupies a prominent place in the Heart sutra, Prajnaparamita Hridaya.
Why Choose Lucky Thanka?
Every detail matters when it comes to our product, our artisians come from a 3rd generation crafting family who continue to use traditional techniques for these exquisite pieces of art. From hand carving, to hand painting delicate and detailed designs, each product feels as unique as the artisan who created it with their time, dedication and energy.