Brown Jasper Buddha
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This beautiful,one-of-a-kind hand-carved Buddha is made of a single rock of Jasper.
Laughing Buddha, brings good luck, contentment and abundance in one’s life.
It depicts plenitude of whatever one wishes for – be it wealth, happiness or satisfaction.
Usually depicted as a stout, laughing bald man with an overtly exposed pot-belly stomach, laughing Buddha or celestial Buddha is better known as Hotei or Pu-Tai.
The beads symbolize ‘pearls of wisdom’,while the ball is considered to be a wealth ball and is said that it brings wealth and prosperity.
The bowl depicts a monk’s life and is associated with renunciation of material possessions and attaining enlightenment.
It is usually placed facing the door. His large protruding belly is symbolic of happiness,luck and prosperity.
It is believed that if a person rubs his belly, it brings good luck!
Width: 11” / 32cm
Length: 12.5” / 28cm
Height: 9.3” / 23.5cm
Jasper,is an aggregate of microgranular quartz and/or chalcedony,usually red,yellow,brown or green in color and rarely blue.
The name means “spotted or speckled stone,” and is derived via Old French jaspre.