Padmasambhava, an emanation of the Buddha Amitabha, was a great yogi from the region that borders on present-day Pakistan and Afghanistan. He brought Buddhism to Tibet in the 8th century and is affectionately called Guru Rinpoche. He spent more than 55 years in Tibet, manifesting countless wonders and is highly revered by all the schools of Tibetan Buddhism, and especially by the Nyingma.
Statue is made of bronze: 80% copper, 10% brass and 10% zinc.
Crafted by Nepali artisans in Nepal.
Approximately 8 inch (20 cm) tall.
Instructions for filling and blessing the statue are included.