Country of Origin : Nepal
Artifact Age: 21st Century
Nurbu Lama (Nurbu Arts p. ltd.) authenticated
Manjushri Bodhisattva (Bodhi of Wisdom) - With wisdom comes total contentment and self-sufficiency. On his right side a lotus blooms with the flaming sword that destroys ignorance. On his left another lotus holds the book of transcendental wisdom known as the Perfection of Wisdom (Prajnaparamita). This is an extraordinary rupa made by the most exceptional crafts people in Patan, Nepal. It is devotional in nature composed of copper and burnished over with 18K gold. It is decorated by small many faceted gemstones; garnet, ruby, emerald, lapis lazuli and amethyst.