SOLD OUT Praying Hands Amulet Kannon (1000 Arms) + Shaka Buddha Goddess of Mercy + Historical Buddha PRICE = $50 + $20 Shipping x 5% Tax = GRAND TOTAL $99.75
Jp. = Kannon Bosatsu Ch. = Guānyīn Púsà
Wood = Boxwood (Jp. = Tsuge)
Inches = H 3.35 x W 4.13 x D 1.97
Centimeters = H 8.5 x W 10.5 x D 5.0
Shaka Buddha (Historical Buddha) seated on a lotus petal with hands in the Meditation Mudra. See Shaka Top Page for more details.
Senju Kannon (1000-Armed Kannon) is one of the many forms of the Kannon Bodhisattva (Goddess of Mercy), who is one of Japan's most beloved divinities; this carving shows him/her standing on a lotus petal, with central hands in the Mudra of Veneration (Prayer, Aspiration); right arm holding a pilgrim's staff and left grasping a Vajra club; the latter represents the indestructibility of Buddhist law and its power to vanquish evil; for more details, see the Kannon Top page
English names shown above do not appear on statue
SHAKA BUDDHA (THE HISTORICAL BUDDHA)
1000-Armed Kannon (Senju Kannon) 25 arms at sides, each representing 40 arms, for total of 1000 arms.
Pin at front of piece for closing/opening the statue