Bodhisattvas, Metal

White Tara, Small

$18.00
White Tara, female bodhisattva of Tibet, emanation of Avalokitesvara
$18.00

Tara is the central female deity of Tibet. This statue shows White Tara, one of the 21 forms of Tara. She was born from a tear of the bodhisattva of compassion, Avalokitesvara, and is regarded as his consort.

Size: 
2.5" (6.4 cm)
Materials: 
Brass
Country of origin: 
Thailand

Tara Standing, Brass Small

$18.00
Tara, Tibetan Buddhist bodhisattva and deity of compassion
$18.00

There are twenty-one forms of Tara, the central female deity and bodhisattva of Tibetan Buddhism. Although usually Tara is depicted in a seated form, this brass statue shows Tara standing.

Tara is very important in Tibet and Nepal. She is the bodhisattva to whom all can appeal for aid to help cross the 'ocean of existence'. In addition, she is considered to be incarnate in all good women.

Size: 
3.5" (8.9 cm)
Materials: 
Brass
Country of origin: 
Thailand

Green Tara, Small

$18.00
Buddhist bodhisattva Green Tara, the central female deity of Tibet, statue
$18.00

The Tara depicted in this brass statue is Green Tara. Green Tara is usually pictured seated on a lotus throne, right leg pendant with foot supported by a small lotus. Her right hand is in 'charity' mudra and her left in 'argument' mudra.

Tara is the central female deity of Tibet. As a bodhisattva, she blesses and saves those who pray to her. The faithful may appeal to her directly without the intermediary of a lama. Tara is considered the mother of all buddhas and bodhisattvas. She is incarnate in all good women.

Size: 
2.5" (6.4 cm)
Materials: 
Brass
Country of origin: 
Thailand

Avalokiteshvara Standing, Brass

$18.00
Standing Avalokiteshvara, Buddhist statue of Buddhist deity of compassion
$18.00

Avalokiteshvara (Avalokitesvarah), or Chenrezig in Tibetan, has 108 forms, and the statue offered here is the '1000-armed' Avalokiteshvara. He has eleven heads to look in all directions, and a thousand arms with an eye on each palm to see everywhere.

Size: 
3" (8 cm)
Materials: 
Brass
Country of origin: 
Thailand

Chenrezig, Brass

$16.00
Chenrezi (Chenrezig),Buddhist deity of compassion in four-armed form
$16.00

This statue is of the four-armed Chenrezig (Chenrezi). It is the main form of the Buddhist bodhisattva Avalokitesvara, the compassionate one who extends help and benefit to all sentient beings.

Chenrezig's two primary hands hold the jewel which fulfills all wishes, the wish-fulfilling jewel. His other hands hold the crystal rosary, signifying the tirelessness of compassion, and a lotus which signifies the purity of compassion.

Size: 
2.3" (6 cm)
Materials: 
Brass
Country of origin: 
Thailand
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