Gilded Gold/Bronze 6” Guru Milarepa Nepalese Statue #st270
Dimensions: 5.5" wide x 4" deep x 6" high
Weight: 1610 grams; 3 lbs., 8.8 oz
Ujetson Milarepa is widely known as a profound yogi and a poet.His right hand is raised to his ear, showing that songs and poetry were his main forms of communication.In his left hand he holds the kapala skull cup, symbolizing the transience of human life.Malirepa sits atop an animal pelt, representing the time he spent meditating in mountain caves and in the wild.
After the death of his father, Malirepa pursued Black Magic, as instructed by his mother. He later recanted such deeds, with the help of Guru Marpa, including much effort to convince Marpa of his determination. The body of this statue is made of Bronze.The face of this statue is made of Gilded 24-Karat Gold.