Kannon, God / Goddess of Mercy & Compassion Mini Tower, Two Pieces, Boxwood PRICE = $75 + $20 Shipping x 5% Tax = GRAND TOTAL $99.75
Jp. = Kannon Bosatsu Ch. = Guānyīn Púsà
Wonderful and intricate carving of Kannon with protective cap. The top of the statue has a small hole, allowing you to insert a string or other cord to connect the piece to your cell phone, car mirror, or anything you like.
Wood = Boxwood (Jp. = Tsuge), Finely Carved, Very Lightweight
Size in Centimeters = 5.0 (H) x 2.5 (C)
Two pieces: (1) protective cap and (2) main piece with the deity's effigy; both pieces screw together snuggly for compact storage.
Kannon (1000-armed version, called Senju Kannon) sitting atop a lotus petal; central hands in Mudra of Veneration (Prayer, Aspiration); right arm holding pilgrim's staff and left grasping Vajra club; latter represents the indestructibility of Buddhist law and its power to vanquish evil. See Kannon background notes for details.