This is called the Enlightenment Buddha. It signifies insight, purity of character and self mastery.. Buddha is sitting in a double lotus position with right hand facing downward with fingers extending towards the ground and palm facing outward. The design also shows Chepu who is said to protect the bearer or owner of this art piece.This product is made from Chaap Tree (scientific name: Hopea ferrea). It is light in weight and strong to break. Due to its intricate design and process, artisans took a lot of time in making this item. It measures 23 x 16 centimeters and weighs 1 kilogram.
The word Buddha is a title for the first awakened being in an era. In most Buddhist traditions, Siddhartha Gautama is regarded as the Supreme Buddha. Buddha signifies abundance.
It is wood from the specie Hopea Ferrea.