Brass 6 Armed White Tara Statue with Fiery Halo 19"
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Brass 6 Armed White Tara Statue with Fiery Halo 19"

Item #: 97bb12

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$890 Item #: 97bb12
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Statue Details

Materials: Indonesian Brass Made in Bali
Total Height Including Base: 19 inches or 48 cms
Base Width & Depth: 10 x 10 inches
Weight: 13 pounds or 6 kgs
  • White Tara is the mother of all Buddhas and is depicted seated upon a lotus base with her right foot resting on a lotus flower with a sprig of myrobalan (which is known for its healing properties), a conch, a string of malas and an open lotus flower in her hands
  • She is surrounded by an arch with the flames whch symbolize pristine awareness
  • Tara is wearing a beautiful and elaborate crown, earrings, necklaces, no shirt and brocade leggings
  • The statue has a stunning verde-gris, antique green patina
Description This beautiful White Tara sits upon a double lotus base with her right leg resting on a lotus flower emerging from the depths of a pond.  She holds a sprig of myrobalan which is known for its healing properties, a conch, a string of malas, and an open lotus flower that symbolizes the day because the flower is open in the day and closed at night.  She is surrounded by an arch with the flames whch symbolize pristine awareness. 
She is wearing a beautiful and elaborate crown, earrings, necklaces, no shirt and brocade leggings. 
The statue has a stunning verde-gris, antique green patina.   A beautiful statue of white Tara!
About Devi
Kamatchi is the sweet Mother of love towards human beings.
She impels full control over kama

Devi is the Sanskrit word for "Goddess".  She is the core aspect of every Hindu Goddess. Devi is synonymous with Shakti, the female aspect of the divine, as conceptualized by the Shakta tradition of Hinduism. She is the female counterpart without whom the male aspect, which represents consciousness or discrimination, remains impotent and void.

Devi has many different names depending on where in India she is worshipped.  In Madurai she is referred to as Meenakshi, in Chidambaram Shivakami, and in Kanchipuram she is revered as Kamatchi.  In each city her likeness takes on different aspects as you can see by the variety of poses of Devi.  As Meenakshi she stands holding a parrot.  As Shivakami she stands next to her husband as Lord Nataraja and as Kamatchi holding fertility symbols.

Kamatchi is Devi in her creative manifestation bearing fertility symbols such as sugarcane, conch shell and parrot.  As Prakriti she balances out the male aspect of the divine.
Care

Brass statues from Bali, Indonesia do not need much maintenance.  The best way to maintain the statue is to simply dust the piece periodically to keep any dirt from accumulating.  Bali brass is meant only to be used indoors. 

"You can use a natural oil, like coconut oil or olive oil  and a cotton cloth to periodically
wipe down the statue to remove any dust or dirt buildup.
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If you are really interested in making the statue shine you can use some natural oil, like coconut oil or olive oil, and a cotton rag to wipe down the metal portions of the piece.  You can use a toothbrush as well to get into the small crevices of the statue like the hands and hair.  This will not remove any of the natural patina on the statue.

If you have any questions concerning your brass statue please email us at [email protected] or call us at 1(760) 994-4455.

Shipping USA Shipping

This sculpture is in our Oceanside, California store and ready for immediate shipping. The shipping charge is automatically calculated by UPS for shipping within the United States. Each sculpture is usually shipped within 24 hours of the order with the exception of the weekend. To obtain a shipping quote simply add the statue you are interested in to your shopping cart and then select click on the "Calculate Domestic Shipping" button. Lotus Sculpture uses Instapak foam injection packing system or bubble wrap and recycled peanuts to ensure that all our pieces arrive undamaged. Click here to learn more about Lotus Sculptures packing.

International Shipping

This sculpture is in our Oceanside, California store and ready for immediate shipping to anywhere in the world. If you are in Canada please select "UPS Standard to Canada" for the shipping option. If you are an international customer please select "International Shipping" during checkout. The shipping charge will be calculated as $0. Lotus Sculpture will email you the correct shipping cost subject to your approval or you may call us at 760-994-4455 or email us at [email protected] for a shipping quote. Lotus Sculpture uses Instapak foam injection packing system or bubble wrap and recycled peanuts to ensure that all our pieces arrive undamaged. Click here to learn more about Lotus Sculptures packing.