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Handicraft Statue - Black Sandalwood - Laughing Buddha Maitreya. Unknown Artist From China (Fujian) Artisan d'asie
Handcarved statue in a ball shape of Maitreya Buddha (or Laughing Buddha / Budai) in black sandalwood, entirely carved by hand.

In Feng Shui and in Chinese and Asian culture, the statue of the laughing Buddha is widely used to bring luck, happiness, prosperity, wealth and abundance, and is present in many temples, houses, restaurants or businesses.

Maitreya Buddha (sometimes called Budai, Ajita, Milefo or Pu-Tai), also known as the laughing Buddha is regarded by Buddhists as the future Buddha of this world and the successor to the current Buddha Gautama called. In Buddhist belief, Maitreya Bodhisattva will appear on earth in the future, in order to finalize the complete enlightenment, and teach the purity of the Dharma, which is a broad concept representing the fundamental principles and values of righteousness and life, such as law, the law, good conduct and virtue.
Handicraft Statue - Black Sandalwood - Laughing Buddha Maitreya
Art by Independent Artists,  Sculptures,  Statues
Author: Unknown Artist From China (Fujian)
8 x  8 x  8 cm  /   3.1 x  3.1 x  3.1 in
Diameter 8 cm  /   3.1 in
Weight 0.5 kg   /  1.1 lbs
Themes: Religious, Spiritual  /   Medium: Wood  /   Origin: Arts of China  /   Characteristic: High-relief  /   Authenticity / Provenance: Reproduction, Copy  /   Artists types: Professional artists  /   Period: Antiquity (Vth A and B JC)  /  
Posted: july 27, 2016 / Modified: july 27, 2016
Copyright Artisan d'asie

Premium members Thdg-Art , July 27
Vous avez l'art d'exprimer l'harmonie des rondeurs !
Bravo !
Handicraft Statue - Black Sandalwood - Laughing Buddha Maitreya
114 €  81 £  130 $ 
Available for sale
Artisan d'asie
Artisan d'asie
Flea markets Art dealer 
Central, Hong Kong
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