The Most Beautiful Collection Of Buddha Statues!

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yawares
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The Most Beautiful Collection Of Buddha Statues!

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Dear Members,

This Uposatha day, I proudly present my beautiful collection of Buddha statue
pictures that I posted @dharmawheel dedicated to my daughter on her birthday
December 5.

Please click : http://www.dharmawheel.net/viewtopic.php?f=63&t=11037" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Carved Ivory Buddha Collection
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Sino Tibetan carved Ivory buddha
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Ancient Himalaya
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image in a very ornate setting at the Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple
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White marble Buddha
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White Buddha with new style robe
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Dear Lady yawares,

This is a very beautiful collection indeed! I especially like your Medicine Buddha. Though I practice pretty much an exclusive Theravada tradition these days, I have a special place in my heart for the absolutely beautiful iconography of the Mahayana tradition.

I should say, also, I've been rather absent here of late...I've asked myself "should I play on Dhamma Wheel, or should I meditate?" Of late, I've been making the right decision, hence my general absence from here. However, I saw your post and your lovely Buddha collection and had to say hello.

Much metta to you and yours,

:anjali:
Sabba rasam dhammaraso jinati
The flavor of the dhamma exceeds all other flavors
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Sambojjhanga wrote:Dear Lady yawares,

This is a very beautiful collection indeed! I especially like your Medicine Buddha. Though I practice pretty much an exclusive Theravada tradition these days, I have a special place in my heart for the absolutely beautiful iconography of the Mahayana tradition.

I should say, also, I've been rather absent here of late...I've asked myself "should I play on Dhamma Wheel, or should I meditate?" Of late, I've been making the right decision, hence my general absence from here. However, I saw your post and your lovely Buddha collection and had to say hello.

Much metta to you and yours,

:anjali:
Dear Gentleman Sambojjhanga,

Please meditate and play on Dhamma Wheel too :anjali: ...you can't meditate all the time :thinking:
I've nice pictures for you:

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple In China Town Singapore
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Singapore is a very nice place to tour/shopping/beautiful orchid garden with cute monkeys/gibbons.

:heart: Buddha statues :heart:
Lady Yawares..sometimes...when I'm mad I turn to be Monster Yawares :tongue: :jumping:
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I much prefer "the lady" to "the monster", so I shall take "the lady's" advice and play more and also join Dharma Wheel!

Thank you again for these lovely photos...so inspiring! Unfortunately, I doubt I will be able to visit all of them in one lifetime, so it is good we have this modern technology to experience them, no?

Oh, I just noticed the little bats flying above the thousand-pettled lotus...love that!

Metta,

:anjali:
Sabba rasam dhammaraso jinati
The flavor of the dhamma exceeds all other flavors
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Sambojjhanga wrote:I much prefer "the lady" to "the monster", so I shall take "the lady's" advice and play more and also join Dharma Wheel!

Thank you again for these lovely photos...so inspiring! Unfortunately, I doubt I will be able to visit all of them in one lifetime, so it is good we have this modern technology to experience them, no? ...Oh yes yes!!
Oh, I just noticed the little bats flying above the thousand-pettled lotus...love that! ...Me..no love bats!
Metta,

:anjali:
Dear Sambojjhanga,

You'll join Dharma Wheel....YEAH!!
Please tell me your birthdate..and I'll post a story/song as gifts on your [email protected] Dhamma Wheel/Dharma Wheel
PS: I am a birthday greeter @ sariputtadhamma group/JTN !!

yawares :tongue: :jumping:
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yawares wrote:
Sambojjhanga wrote:I much prefer "the lady" to "the monster", so I shall take "the lady's" advice and play more and also join Dharma Wheel!

Thank you again for these lovely photos...so inspiring! Unfortunately, I doubt I will be able to visit all of them in one lifetime, so it is good we have this modern technology to experience them, no? ...Oh yes yes!!
Oh, I just noticed the little bats flying above the thousand-pettled lotus...love that! ...Me..no love bats!
Metta,

:anjali:
Dear Sambojjhanga,

You'll join Dharma Wheel....YEAH!!
Please tell me your birthdate..and I'll post a story/song as gifts on your [email protected] Dhamma Wheel/Dharma Wheel
PS: I am a birthday greeter @ sariputtadhamma group/JTN !!

yawares :tongue: :jumping:

Hello official birthday greeter! I still am yet to join Dharma Wheel, but it's only because I am lazy (there, I said it!) But I can type my birthday for you, September 20!

But, I promise, this weekend I will join for sure.
Sabba rasam dhammaraso jinati
The flavor of the dhamma exceeds all other flavors
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Dear Members...more Buddha statues:

Standing Buddha,Thailand
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Antique Buddha
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:heart: Love Beautiful Buddhas :heart:
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Emerald Buddha statue, Nakhon Nayok body model in the temple
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Green Buddha @Facebook(may be at Thai temple in Sweden)
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Carved Marble Buddha Statue
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Tibetan Buddha
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I wish I know where??
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yawares/sirikanya :heart: :anjali:
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Dear Members,

Temple in Cambodia
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Monivongsa Bopharam Khmer Buddhist Temple, Cambodia
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Ancient buddhist khmer statue in Angkor Wat, Cambodia . Bayon Temple
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So antique/precious ! :heart: :anjali:
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Dear Members,

Buddha statue at Wewurukannala, Sri Lanka
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Golden Temple With Buddha In Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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SriLanka Gangaramaya Peacock-Buddha
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reclining buddha in isurumuniya temple, anuradhapura, sri lanka
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:heart: Love Buddha statues :heart:
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Dear Members,

Buddha Meditates Painting by Susanne Clark - Contemplation - Buddha :heart:
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Tibetan White Tara-Buddha :heart:
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BUDDHA CHARITHAYA by BUDDHA CHARITHAYA :heart:
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:anjali: Beautiful???
yawares/sirikanya :heart:
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Wat Phra Si Rattana Mahathat' Mother of pearl Buddha', Thailand
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Mother Of Pearl Buddha
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Black mother of pearl shell relief Buddha on a lotus flower
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Imperial Jade Buddha
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yawares :heart: :anjali:
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Dear All,

Hand carved Pearl In Laid Buddha from Thailand
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Carved Ruby in Zoisite gemstone Buddha
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Carved Lapis(gemstone) Medicine Buddha
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Carved Sunstone Buddha
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Reclining Buddha at Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang, Laos

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:namaste:
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Dear Members,

Carved lapis-gemstone Buddha
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Oh..so beautiful! :heart:
yawares :heart:
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