SOLD OUT Kannon Bodhisattva, God / Goddess of Mercy Sandalwood, Aromatic Amulet PRICE = $120 + $20 Shipping x 5% Tax = GRAND TOTAL $147.00
Jp. = Kannon Bosatsu Ch. = Guānyīn Púsà
This amulet comes in two pieces: (1) protective cap and (2) main piece depicting the deity. Both pieces snap together snugly for compact storage. Sandalwood is an aromatic wood, the most prized in Asia for making Buddhist statuary.
Wood = Sandalwood (Jp. = Byakudan)
Centimeters = H = 6 W = 5 D = 1.6
Kannon (1000-armed version, called Senju Kannon) sitting atop a lotus petal; central hands in Mudra of Veneration (Prayer, Aspiration); right arm holding pilgrim's staff and left grasping Vajra club; latter represents the indestructibility of Buddhist law and its power to vanquish evil. See Kannon background notes for details.