Sand Stone Standing Blessing Buddha Statue for Outdoor 6 ft. A weathered sculptured 6 ft tall statue, to last a lifetime with proper care. The piece would look especially stunning if you place it among plants and flowers with coloring stone, beneath the statue.
Material: Sandstone Redstone
Dimension(HWL): 72 x 36 x 18 inch
Height: 6 ft (Approx.)
Statue Position: Standing
About standing Buddha statue:
The statue is depicted standing to keep its right foot behind starting to raise off the ground, and its left hand raised in the gesture of Abhaymudra. The Abhaymudra represents fearlessness, protection, and peace. The left hand raised towards the shoulder height, palm facing outward. The right-hand hangs down. This posture is that time where he was returning to earth after giving a sermon of Dharma in heaven.
About Lord Buddha:
“Buddha” means a person who is awake. Born as a prince of the Shakya tribe, the son of King Shudhodana and Queen Maya. Raised with sumptuous and palatial. He married and had a son also. He was shielded from any sorrow or suffering until he reaches the age of 29. One day he came across an old, sick, and corpse first time in his life. He realizes that no wealth can extricate him from the suffering of the universe. so he left his lavish life and began his journey of spiritual quest.
For the next six long years, he meets different monks to follow extreme starvation for days but none could able earn him an answer, finally, he choose to take the middle path, and through deep meditation for 49 days, he finally attain enlightenment under a fig tree in Bodh Gaya. He spent the remaining life teaching others to attain enlightenment. His teachings include four noble truths and the eight-fold path, which can be achieved with ethical conduct and the right attitude.
Placement option of the statue:
Peace is a state of mind, which affects the place we live. And the statues of Lord Buddha are the embodiment of peace and harmony, placing a statue of him amplifying the energy into our life.
If you like to destress in your, garden or lawn, then this posture of Buddha would be beneficial to place. It will rejuvenate the spiritual energy if you set up him near a fountain, or among, tree or flowering plant. Also as his hand gesture in the fearless pose, placing him at the entrance facing outward will keep the evil elements at bay. Buddha made from earth elements should always place in the northeast, southwest, or at the center of your home or office. Various other options like a park, restaurant, side of the walkway, etc. where you can statue the showpiece.
Care: Dusting should be done by using a cloth or broom periodically.