- Made of cold cast bronze (resin core with bronze coating)
- Measure 9" H, 6.5" W, 4" D
- Weight: About 4.25 pounds
Some 2,500 years ago, Siddhartha Gautama, a prince of the royal Shakya Clan of Nepal, meditated under the bodhi tree (a type of fig tree) in the Indian town of Bodh Gaya (in eastern India) and attained enlightenment. Gautama Buddha is often called the Shakyamuni Buddha because of his lineage.