is the central female diety of Tibet. As a bodhisattva, she blesses and saves
those who pray to her. The faithful may appeal to her directlly without the
intermediary of a lama. She is an emanation of Avalokitesvara, the bodhisattva
of mercy. She is considered the mother of all buddhas and bodhisattvas.
She is incarnate in all good women.
There are 21 forms of Tara. The Tara shown in this figurine is Green Tara. She
is usually pictured seated on a lotus throne, right leg pendant with foot
supported by a small lotus. Her right hand is in "charity" mudra and
her left in "argument" mudra.
- Height 3.75 inches
- Material: Resin ivory substitute
3.75 inch high statue
Materials: The image for this Green Tara
statue figure was sculpted and touched-up in a larger size, then miniaturized.
Mission Studios figures are individually cast by hand, each one antiqued and
polished to highlight its details. The ivory substitute is a proprietary casting
material that is warm to the touch and very durable. Try adding a drop of
aromatic oil on the porous backs!
-more Green Tara here-