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Phra Ruesi Khao Kulen Loi Ongk Statuette (Bucha Kru Batch) – Luang Por Dam, Wat Mai Naparam

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This metal ruesi statuette by Luang Por Dam of Wat Mai Naparam was released in the Bucha Kru batch of the year 2543 BE (2000 CE). The Bucha Kru (Sanskrit: pūjā guru) edition of amulets was made and blessed in honor of Luang Por Dam, the abbot of Wat Mai Naparam. Prior to the production ...

Ancient Metal Rian Phra Monk Coin Amulet of Luang Por Sim from Wat Tham Na Phom

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This ancient metal coin amulet, or rian phra, features the image of Luang Por Sim Buddhacaro, a famous Thai master of the Buddhist doctrine (Sanskrit: dharma; Pāli: dhamma) and meditation practice. The coin is made from various sacred metals, including old metal amulets as well as money coins. Also, there is a money bag depicted ...

Four-Armed Resi Wisnu Image made from Sacred Brass with Three Colored Metal Finish

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The four-armed Rêsi Wisnu is an avatar of the Hindu god Viṣṇu avatar. This avatar, however, is not a human incarnation, but rather a physical manifestation of a deity residing in the higher celestial realms of existence. The heaven whence the deity descended granted him rebirth as the guru master of all rêsi saints on ...

Sacred Metal Statuette of the Saintly Hindu Priest Resi Narada

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A classical masterpiece of traditional Hindu-Buddhist temple art, made by the venerable master Luang Por Wichean, abbot of the Buddhist temple Wat Tham Muni Nard in Thailand. The metal statuette is made in the year 2011. Luang Por Wichean and his disciples performed a ritual consecration ceremony at Wat Tham Muni Nard, to bless the ...

Traditional Hindu-Buddhist Resi Effigy made from Sacred Metals and Powders + Silver Magic Scroll

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The metal effigy represents a traditional Hindu-Buddhist rêsi master. According to ancient Hindu-Buddhist tradition, a rêsi is a true mystic, a devout spiritual practitioner. The Javanese word rêsi is derived from the Sanskrit ṛṣi, which means 'seer'; i.e. a wandering hermit, who, as a result of intense practice of austerities, has acquired various supernatural abilities. ...