Called "Budai" in Chinese and "Hotei" in Japanese,
the Laughing Buddha is known as the god of contentment and happiness. Rubbing his belly just might bring prosperity, good luck, and wealth.
This statue depicts Buddha in meditation. The tight-knit
spirals adorning Buddha's head represent a group of snails that, legend has it, kept his head cool as he sat deeply meditating in the afternoon heat.
The female Buddha is known as the Mother
of Mercy and Compassion who represents virtue and enlightenment. She brings longevity, serenity, protection, and healing. This design is cast in elegant, stonewashed volcanic ash and weatherproofed for indoor or outdoor use. ...