Luxurious Buddhist Enlightenment Stupa. Medium sized perfection, height 19 cm

Inventory No: 22890

Product Features

15.5 cm
15.5 cm
19.0 cm
Made from
copper alloy, patina
Country of origin
Kham (Eastern Tibet), China
1450 gr
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Product Description

Buddhist Enlightenment Stupa aka Stupa of the Conquest of Mara: width — 21.5 cm, height — 36 cm

This stupa symbolizes the 35-year-old Buddha's attainment of enlightenment under the bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya, where he conquered worldly temptations and attacks manifesting in the form of Mara.

This stupa or "Chorten" (Tib.: མཆོད་རྟེན་; Wylie: mchod rten) is not just a souvenir for decoration. It has been also designed for ritual purpose: there is empty space inside to be filled with mantras and other substances.