Each bronze statue is made using the lost wax method, which takes considerable time and skill. After casting each statue is hand detailed and carved by master craftsmen and the robes and body are hand painted.
Extra time has been spent on this statue with intricate painting on face, robes, lotus seat, and flowers. 18k gold painting on the face. We are the first shop to offer these masterpiece statues to the western public.
The Medicine Buddha is always shown with the right hand facing downward with fingers extended toward the ground, which signifies giving a blessing to mankind. The palm is facing outward toward the viewer, and a bowl of herbs rests in the left hand on the lap. Of all Buddhas, the Medicine Buddha is the highest possible model of a healer.
Measures approximately 10 inches tall.