Standing Jizo Monk with Offering Flowers 11.5"

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Statue Details

Materials: Hand Cast Concrete
Total Height: 11.5 inches
Base Width & Depth: 5 x 4.5 inches
Weight: 12 pounds

  • According to belief, Jizo statues are depicted as Buddhist monks who guide and protect all living beings
  • The serene monk statue rests with both hands together holding a bouquet of flowers as an offering
  • Beloved since ancient times, these serene figures are said to offer compassion and assistance to those who are truly in need
  • Jizo Bosatsu is known as the guardian deity of women, children and travellers
  • He is also known as the 'earth bearer', and Jizo statues made out of stone are said to have a spiritual power for protection and longevity that predates Buddhist beliefs
  • In the Buddhist tradition he depicts a monk who is gathering merit for the afterlife
  • Good for hot or cold climates
  • Ships the same day from our California showroom