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|In India the mastery over the art of copper carving can be traced back to the ancient civilizations. Some of the earliest uses of copper dates back to the cave men who used weapons and other defensive implements made of copper. All the way from the Egyptian pyramids to Mohenjo-Daro, archaeologists have discovered copper used to make statues and even plumbing systems. Whether as an architectural ornament or a garden sculpture, a focal point for an interior or a simple statue, copper being the best conductor for electricity can be molded according to the creative bent of the sculptor’s mind. The specialty of copper statues is that it always adds a special meaning to its collector. |
Copper Buddhist Statues
Buddhists usually place metal statues of Buddha and Bodhisattva on their altars. There is also a wide assortment of copper Buddhist statues available in the market. Beautifully carved brass Buddhist statues can also brighten someone’s day who loves collecting Eastern and Buddha figurines.
The Buddhist statues also impart a quality of beauty and serenity and the sublime spiritual beauties shown by these statues manifests the same quality within ourselves. The beauty of the metal statues is reflected in the quality of the workmanship with the meticulous quality of the detail work. Copper Buddha statues represent the benevolence and kindness exemplified by the great teacher Siddhartha Gautama Buddha. The copper Buddhist statues will appeal to those who are interested in Buddhism and meditation. Copper Buddhist statues are available in the market in a wide array of postures and gestures like fasting Buddha statues, Maitreya Buddha statues, Medicine Buddha statues, Sakyamuni Buddha statues. Gautama Buddha is believed to have as many as five hundred and fifty incarnations. Copper Buddhist statues serve to portray many of such incarnations.
Copper Hindu Statues
Although due to the paucity of information it is hard to conclude about the course of Hinduism, it is believed to be one of the oldest of the great religions of the world. Copper Hindu statues are kept by the devotees of Hinduism to bring good luck, and fortune. There is a wide assortment of copper Hindu statues available in the market. Copper Ganesh statues in various postures including dancing Ganesh, sitting Ganesh, reclining Ganesh, Nepalese style Ganesh, if kept in houses or offices is believed to bring good luck, wisdom and success. Then there are copper statues of Lord Shiva or Nataraj which symbolizes life’s ebb and flow and the intricate balance between form and void. The eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu, Lord Krishna is the most popular and beloved hero of the Hindu mythology also forms the inspiration behind the skilled craftsmen who create unique copper Hindu statues. We also get copper statues of Goddess Lakshmi, the Goddess of Wealth and copper statues of Goddess Saraswati who is believed to confer wisdom and learning to those who worship her. Thus the elements of Hinduism are woven together with the Vedic core and form the basis of Hinduism and the copper Hindu statues that surround it.
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