Pink Stone Dharmachakra Buddha Sculpture 12 inch (1 ft approx.), beautifully carved behind antique finish. Every detail brought the statue worth eye-catching.
Material: Soapstone/Pink stone
Dimension(HWL): 12 x 6.5 x 3.5 inch
Height: 1 ft (approx.)
Siddhartha Gautama Buddha “The awaken one”. A royal prince whose father has privileged him with every luxury and opulence to keep him away from any kind of suffering. At the age of 29, he was married and became a father of a son. one fine day when he was on his way to Kapilavastu he encountered the harshest truth of human life when he saw a sick man, an old person, and a corpse carrying to the cremation ground, for the first time. That is when he realized no matter how much wealth or opulence he had, no luxury would save him from the reality of suffering from this stage, and then while returning to the palace he saw a monk walking down peacefully on the street. So this made Buddha leave all the lavish and royal life in search of illumination to overcome the “Dukha” known as suffering.
6 years later he gain enlightenment under a Bodhi tree near Bodh Gaya. And spent the rest of life teaching others how to achieve it with righteousness path. His first sermon was based on his findings of the four noble truths which are 1. Suffering 2. The cause of suffering 3. The of the suffering 4. The path that leads to the end of suffering.
The above teaching Buddha statue depicts the important phase of life where he gave his first sermon. The statue is seen sitting on a pedestal, on a double lotus pose known as Vajrasana. Both hands are held right at the front of the chest level, forming a circle with the index and thumb of both hands. The right-hand palm faces outward, while the left palm faces inward. The circle represents the wheel of Dharma. The term Dharma means the way of righteousness and Chakra means universe.
Teaching Buddha, favorable for those who want spiritual growth and academic success in life. It facilitates inner peace which helps to lead a peaceful life.
Placement: The Northeast sector energies the inner peace, amplifying intelligence and wisdom. So keeping the statue balances the spirit. And make sure, statue face east.
Care: Dusting can be done with a help of a cloth and broom.