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Dalai Lama

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Dalai Lama, one of the pinnacle in the world of Buddhism, is one of the most popular Buddhist monks in the world. Being the spiritual leader as well as political leader of Tibet, Dalai Lama brings the Tibetan Buddhism to new heights that Tibetan Buddhism has never seen in its entire history. As the political leader of Tibet, Dalai lama strived to make Tibet an independent state from China. But being such democratic as well spiritual leader of Tibet, he and his religious followers were exiled to India. The current Dalai Lama is the 14th successor of Tulkus also known as Dalai Lama. Dalai Lama are believed to be the incarnations of Avalokitesvara, one of the most respected and major Bodhisattva. The current Dalai Lama's original name is Tenzin Gyatso.

Dalai Lama and Buddhist Teachings

dalai lama as a kid

"A simply Buddhist monks"- Dalai Lama Described himself with such beautiful words.

Dalai Lama was born on 6th July 1935 in Taktser, China. Buddhism as one of the oldest religions practiced in the world, Dalai Lama is considered as the one of the most successful Buddhist disciples and considered as the important spiritual as well as religious personal who have conducted hundreds of lectures, speeches on teachings of Buddha.

Dalai Lama learned his first Buddhist teachings at the age of six, and also learned Logic, Tibetan Buddhist religious art and culture, medicine, Sanskrit as the part of schooling. At the age of 15, Dalai lama was declared as the political and spiritual leader as the Dalai Lama in 1950. Dalai Lama and his followers took active part in the development of Buddhism in Tibet but after the conflicts with China for the independence of Tibet from China, current Dalai Lama was exiled from Tibet to India along with his religious followers. After being exiled form Tibet, Dalai Lama involved in giving numbers of public religious talks, teaching principals of Buddhism to large public audiences and in the short period of time, his movement helps in the spread of Tibetan Buddhism in many Asian countries as well as Western Countries. India, where Buddhism nearly became extinct, revive with the active Buddhist movements of Dalai Lama and his religious followers.

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Nobel Peace Prize

To all the Buddhist followers in Tibet as well as all the citizens of Tibet, Dalai Lama is considered as the embodiment of Compassion. It is believed that Dalai lama possess so much love for all human beings and the way he offers love for all human beings shows his compassion and after his death, he can be re-incarnated to continue his work for all human beings and spread the teachings and principals of Buddhism as well as traditional Tibetan Buddhism all over the world. Due to his characteristics of Dalai Lama, he was given Nobel Prize for Peace in 1989.

"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness."

Dalai Lama stills roam around the world spreading Buddhism and trying to free the Tibet as the independent and democratic country. Even during his speeches and lectures, Nepali Tibet Buddha statues are kept behind the Dalai Lama. In many of his speeches, he spoke about the history of Buddhism in Tibet and how it started by King Songtsan Gampo and two Princes from China and Nepal i.e. Princess Wengcheng, and Princess Bhrikuti. Due to his exemplary work on the development of Buddhism, 14th Dalai lama is often offered many Tibetan Buddha statues as well as Nepali Buddha statues, from all around the world.

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Large antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Large antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

1,250 euro
Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Pair antique Burmese Nat statues

Pair antique Burmese Nat statues

950 euro
High quality Nepali bronze Buddha statue

High quality Nepali bronze Buddha statue

1,300 euro
Old bronze Nepali Padmasambhava statue

Old bronze Nepali Padmasambhava statue

300 euro
Special antique bronze Shan Buddha

Special antique bronze Shan Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

950 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

275 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

700 euro
Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

850 euro
Antique bronze Thai monk statue

Antique bronze Thai monk statue

1,550 euro
Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

1,550 euro
Special Burmese crowned Buddha statue

Special Burmese crowned Buddha statue

4,250 euro
Antique Thai Buddha on Naga snake

Antique Thai Buddha on Naga snake

750 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,750 euro
Early antique Burmese Buddha statue

Early antique Burmese Buddha statue

5,500 euro
Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

350 euro
Special large bronze Buddha statue

Special large bronze Buddha statue

15,500 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

250 euro
Antique Burmese Buddha statue

Antique Burmese Buddha statue

125 euro
Antique Burmese crowned Buddha statue

Antique Burmese crowned Buddha statue

2,250 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,850 euro
Large old teakwooden Buddha statue

Large old teakwooden Buddha statue

3,250 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

250 euro
12th century Terracotta Bagan Tablet

12th century Terracotta Bagan Tablet

600 euro
Antique Burmese Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique Burmese Mandalay Buddha statue

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

1,400 euro
New bronze Nepali Buddha statue

New bronze Nepali Buddha statue

900 euro
Large old wooden Burmese Buddha

Large old wooden Burmese Buddha

1,950 euro
Old bronze Nepali Manjushri statue

Old bronze Nepali Manjushri statue

2,750 euro
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