Buddha - Varnished wood - Amida nyorai 阿弥陀如来 - Japan - ca. 1850
Good condition with signs of age, please see photos.
Amida Nyorai 阿弥陀如来. Buddha of Infinite Light (Sk: Amitabha, Jp: Muryoukou 無量光), also Buddha of Infinite Life (Sk: Amitayus, Jp: Muryouju 無量寿). The term Amida probably derives from a combination of the Chinese translations of Amitabha and Amitayus. Amida is one of the Five Wisdom Tathagatas *gochi nyorai 五智如来; and one of the Buddhas of the Ten Directions. He is the most popular of the transhistorical Buddhas, whose paradise, or Pure Land joudo 浄土,
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- wood lacquered
- ca. 1850
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- Amida nyorai 阿弥陀如来
- Good condition, see description
- 20×7.5×5 cm