Beautiful impressive gilt wooden statue of Amida 阿弥陀仏, Buddha of infinite light and life
Japan, Edo period
Amida is depicted in standing position with its hands in Vitarka Mudra. The meaning of this gesture is that wisdom is accessible to all. The outstretched hand shows Amida's compassion to all.
Agewear as depicted. In good condition for its age.
Some damage to the fingers. See photos.
39 cm high, 12,5 cm wide and 10 cm deep.
Rare Edo period statue.
Amida, Buddha of infinite light and life, is a celestial buddha according to the scriptures of Mahayana Buddhism. Amida possesses infinite merits resulting from good deeds over countless past lives. Amida is the head of the Lotus family.
Will be carefully packaged/sent by registered mail.
- Muy antigua y hermosa estatua de Buda Amida 阿 弥陀 仏
- Deidad de madera dorada
- Periodo Edo (1600-1868)
- Región / País de origen
- Buen estado, ver descripción
- 39×13×10 cm