Siesta / Faith & Folklore Buddhism
We sell a full complement of Fair Trade Buddhist items including statues, tingsa, hangings, bells, bowls and books. If you are interested in prayer flags, we stock a large range, from traditional windhorse designs to contemporary translated examples, perfect for the classroom.
56 items found
Larger Handcarved Buddha B Stock
A handcarved wooden statue of the founder of Buddhism. Our Buddhas have been carved in Bali using a traditional method of the island, the carver has taken years perfecting his or her skill to able to create work to this standard. Each of these Buddhas has a minor defect such as excessive use of filler, small cracks in the wood or tarnished wood.
Approx: 40cm High
B stock quality.
Small Handcarved Sitting Buddha
This beautiful hand carved Buddha is made by small family groups in Indonesia. Due to the handmade nature of this item, each Buddha will be unique!
Buddha was born as prince Siddhartha Guatama, and was led from the pain of suffering and rebirth towards the path of Enlightenment to become known as the Buddha or 'awakened one'
Approx: 10cm High
Medium Handcarved Sitting Buddha
A beautiful, handcarved wooden figure of the enlightened one, Buddha.
Our Buddhas have been carved in Bali using a traditional method of the island, the carver has taken years perfecting his or her skill to able to create work to this standard. The handcarved nature of Buddha makes each one unique!
Approx: 15cm High
Large Handcarved Sitting Buddha
A stunning, handcarved wooden figure of Buddha. Our Buddhas have been hand carved in Bali using a traditional method of the island. The carver has taken years perfecting his or her skill in order to be able to create work to this standard.
Approx: 30cm High
Larger Handcarved Sitting Buddha
A handcarved wooden statue of the founder of Buddhism. Our Buddhas have been carved in Bali using a traditional method of the island, the carver has taken years perfecting his or her skill to able to create work to this standard. Due to the handmade nature of this item, each Buddha will be unique!
Approx: 40cm High
Tiny Wooden Prayer Wheel
These small sized, wooden prayer wheels are designed to be a very transportable and affordable version of the larger conventional wheels.
These fantastic Buddhist travelling altar sets are perfect for assisting with meditation and Puja rituals when on the road or away from home. Handmade in Nepal, each set contains a simple Khada blessing scarf, a small resin Buddha statue, an offering bowl and a pack of Tibetan meditation incense complete with a holder.
Never leave incense burning unattended.
Standing Prayer Wheel
These fascinating little metal free standing Mani wheels are designed to be portable, practical and beautiful. Inside the barrel is the mantra 'Om Mani Padme Hum' written in Sanskrit. According to the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, spinning such a wheel will have much the same meritious effect as orally reciting the mantra.
Approx: 9cm high and 5cm ∅
Gods and Goddesses Book
This fascinating book contains a plethora of information on the various Gods and Goddesses present in the Hindu and Buddhist world. Printed in Kathmandu, the book contains information on some aspects that are unique to Nepal.
Ritual Objects and Deities Book
This engrossing book is an excellent resource for anybody wishing to learn more about the iconography of Buddhist and Hindu gods, sacred objects and symbols. The book contains a vast number of high quality illustrations.
Carved Buddha Plaque
This wonderfully complex carving depicts Buddha surrounded by leaves and encased in a round frame. These beautiful pieces take pride of place on any wall.
Approx: 21cm ∅
Hand carved Raintree wood mask from Indonesia with gold leaf effect embellishment. This skilfully crafted wall art of Lord Buddha with its beatific, serene expression is both rustic and well-polished, with minor uniquities that should be seen as enhancements.
Approx: 19cm × 28cm × 9cm
Golden Buddha Mask
A beautifully hand carved wooden Buddha mask from Bali that looks great on any wall. Not unlike our natural wood Buddha mask, except this version is covered in gold leaf effect paint and decorated with inlaid mirrors.
Approx 25cm Tall
White Wood Buddha
This beautiful white wood carving of Buddha is made from crocodile wood (panggal buaya in Indonesian) which means crocodile teeth, referring to the knobby, tooth-shaped protrusions which cover the trunk. These protrusions and the bark are left on the carving to provide an interesting contrast in texture against the smooth satin feel of the internal wood.
Approx: 9cm × 12cm × 4.5cm
Mini Metal Buddha
An intricate, Nepalese made, mini metal figurine of Buddha. There are several variations in the depiction of Buddha and each has its own significant meaning. Variations in the position of the hands are known as 'mudra.' The mudra shown in our metal Buddhas is probably the most common and is known as the 'touching the earth' mudra.
Approx: 3cm high
These lovely bronze figures depict Buddha in the 'calling the earth to witness' mudra. A great way to remember the teachings of Buddha.
Approx: 5cm × 8cm × 4cm
Bronze Standing Verdigris Buddha
These fantastic bronze castings depict Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. They each incorporate a robe of verdigris into the casting.
Approx: 21cm high.
Bronze Reclining Buddha
This beautiful Bali bronze casting of Buddha depicts him in the reclining asana or position. This pose represents Buddha at the time of his final illness just prior to his final release from the cycle of life and death (known as samsara.)
Approx: 16cm × 3cm × 4.5cm
Small Resin Buddha
A Indian made resin figure of the enlightened one, Buddha. This resin figurine will look beautiful anywhere in your home to help you remember the ways of Buddha.
Approx: 6cm × 9cm × 4cm
A Nepalese made resin figure of the enlightened one, Buddha. This resin figurine will look beautiful anywhere in your home to help you remember the ways of Buddha.
Approx 10cm high