In our thoughts, the name Gautama Buddha inspires feelings of tranquilly and contenment. This beautiful brass inlaid statue of Buddha preaching his Dharma radiates warmth and serenity to everybody who looks at it. He's reclining in a complete yogic pose called 'Padmasana,' or lotus position, with his right hand up in the vitarka mudra, which represents the flow of energy and knowledge. His left hand was observed lying in the dhyana mudra in his lap, while his other hand held an alms bowl. He's dressed in a robe with intricate patterns and a strange shawl slung over his shoulder.
main attraction of the sculpture is
undoubtedly the inlay work. Blue, red and turquoise gemstones have been
used to create beautiful floral patterns on what can be assumed as her upper
garment and monastic robe. The robe is also adorned in filigree designs. The enlightened
one looks serene as a stem of flower comes from his index finger. The sculpture
will be a great addition to your home décor and collectables.
How to keep a Brass statue well-maintained?
Brass statues are known and appreciated for their exquisite beauty and luster. The brilliant bright gold appearance of Brass makes it appropriate for casting aesthetic statues and sculptures. Brass is a metal alloy composed mainly of copper and zinc. This chemical composition makes brass a highly durable and corrosion-resistant material. Due to these properties, Brass statues and sculptures can be kept both indoors as well as outdoors. They also last for many decades without losing all their natural shine.
Brass statues can withstand even harsh weather conditions very well due to their corrosion-resistance properties. However, maintaining the luster and natural beauty of brass statues is essential if you want to prolong their life and appearance.
In case you have a colored brass statue, you may apply mustard oil using a soft brush or clean cloth on the brass portion while for the colored portion of the statue, you may use coconut oil with a cotton cloth.
Brass idols of Hindu Gods and Goddesses are especially known for their intricate and detailed work of art. Nepalese sculptures are famous for small brass idols portraying Buddhist deities. These sculptures are beautified with gold gilding and inlay of precious or semi-precious stones. Religious brass statues can be kept at home altars. You can keep a decorative brass statue in your garden or roof to embellish the area and fill it with divinity.
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