Chinese Buddha Standing 12cm
The Chinese or Laughing Buddha here is portrayed standing holding the bowl and a string of Chinese coins. He is also wearing beads. The Buddha is made from resin and is dyed and polished to an ebony effect. It is 12cm high.
The Chinese Buddha is to be welcomed into your house and his belly is to be rubbed while visualising abundace coming your way.
The Buddha with beads is considered to be a monk representing meditation practice. The beads also symbolize ‘pearls of wisdom’.
While the ball is considered to be a wealth ball and is said that it brings wealth and prosperity.
The Buddha carrying a sack symbolizes a traveller. One version is that the sack means that he collects people’s sadness and woes and puts them in his sack. While another version is that the sack symbolizes wealth and good fortune.
The bowl depicts a monk’s life. It is associated with renunciation of material possessions and attaining enlightenment.
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