This Chenrezig statue is handmade in Kathmandu, Nepal by a 5th generation crafting family.
Each statue is made using the lost wax method, which takes considerable time and skill. After bronze casting, each statue is hand detailed and carved by master craftsmen. The face is gold painted and the robes are hand tiled and jeweled.
Recognized as the embodiment of compassion, Chenrezig is one of the most renowned and beloved deities throughout the Buddhist world. Tibetans believe that every person whose heart is moved by love and compassion, who deeply and sincerely act for the benefit of others without concern for fame, profit, social position, or recognition expresses the activity of Chenrezig.
Statue measures approximately 7 inches tall.