Naga Buddha Statue on Snake Base

Posted On : February 21st, 2012 by admin

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This Buddha statue depicts the Buddha meditating under the protection of Naga, the snake with seven heads. Naga is a snake-like animal known in Hindu mythology. Its legend suggest that Naga was once an enemy to Buddha who plotted to attack him, but Buddha converted the snake to his ways and Naga assumed a role as his guardian and disciple. An exotic treat, the Naga Buddha statue fuses the Hindu and Buddhist cultures.

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