On Exhibition

M Code: 04ST2020
Year: 1982
Copper with gilted gold (Lost wax method)
Size: 33 x 30 cm

About the Art

“Arhat” means the one who has attained enlightenment and is free from materialistic bonds and desires. The monks who are Arahat does not have to be reborn. Arahat Bakula is the 9th elder among the Sixteen Great Elders. The depiction of these Great Elders have been portrayed commonly in the Buddhist Arts. Arhat Bakula sits in the meditative position, his right hand is raised holding a pearl, and in the left hand, he carries a mongoose.

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