Handcrafted Buddha Statue at Sarnath in dharmachakra pravartana mudra
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- The original statue was originally from Sarnath,Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh , dating back to 5th century ,ruled by Gupta dynasty .Sarnath was the place where Buddha is said to have delivered his first sermon.The hands of lord is in dharmachakra pravartana mudra. According to the scholars this form of mudra was first performed by Lord in his first sermons in Sarnath and was first depicted in sculptures of Sarnath , so called Sarnath Buddha.
- The mudra is also known as the teaching of the wheel of dharma.The statue has very fine and great detailing and is an excellent piece of art depicting the expertise in the profession.Wisdom, understanding and fulfilling the destiny is represented by the statue.When you understand the pose of Buddha , its not just another piece of art, it means more than it. So it should be placed accordingly.
- The statue is made by hand just by using chisel and hammer as it was done in olden days and is made by the skilled artisans of Bihar. The artisans have acquired their skills genetically passed down from generation to generation , making it more refined and extraordinary.
- It is great gifting material to creative and artist. It also forms an excellent decorative item. the statue needs simple care of dusting now and the and occasional wiping with a wet cotton cloth.