SOLD Brass Masterpiece 8 Faced Hevajra Statue 42"
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SOLD Brass Masterpiece 8 Faced Hevajra Statue 42"

Item #: 84cb6

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This statue is sold. We may have another statue that is similar or we may be able to commission another for you. Please contact us at [email protected] or 760-994-4455 if you are interested in learning more.


Statue Details

Materials: Cambodian Brass Cast in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Total Height Including Base: 42 inches or 107 cm
Base Width & Depth: 13 x 7 inches
Weight: 54 pounds or 24 kg
  • This absolutley stunning sculpture captures Hevajra dancing on the prostrate form of Mara
  • Hevajra has 8 faces, 16 arms each holding a seated, meditating figure in his palm
  • The piece is Khmer in style as one can see from the broad features of Hevajra and the style of crown on his heads
  • He has a beautiful verd-gris, antique green patina which contrasts beautifully with the black wooden base
  • Hevajra ships the same day from our California gallery
Description I have eight faces, four legs, and sixteen arms and trample the four Mara underfoot.  Fearful am I to fear itself, with my necklace made of a string of heads and dancing furiously on a solar disk.  Black am I and terrible with a crossed vajra on my head, my body smeared with ashes, and my mouths sending forth the sound of OM.  But my inner nature is tranquil and holding Nairatmya in loving embrace, I am possessed of tranquil bliss.  My front face is black, the one to the right is like white jasmine, the one to the left is red and fearful, and the one to the rear is distorted,  The remaining faces are like those of bees, and there are twenty-four eyes and so on. 
from Enlightened Ways, The Many Streams of Buddhist Art in Thailand

Care

Brass statues from Cambodia 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.  As they are brass, they can be used both indoors and outdoors.    Although if the statue has a black wooden base it is not recommended for the outdoors as the base will show signs of wear over time outside.

"You can use soap, warm water and a cotton cloth to periodically go over the statue to remove any dust or dirt buildup."

You can use soap, warm water and a cotton cloth to periodically go over the statue to remove any dust or dirt buildup.  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. 

If you have any questions concerning your Cambodian 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.