6"H X 4.75"W X 2.5"D
Gold & Brown Temple Paint Resin
Manjushri is the Bodhisattva (Buddha-to-be) of Wisdom. He bestows intelligence, wisdom, mastery of the teaching, the power of exposition, eloquence and memory. He is the principle guardian and patron of astrologers. Revered as the patron of arts and sciences, he is traditionally invoked by writers for assistance. Manjushri is said to have the power of discriminating wisdom. He holds a sword that vanquishes ignorance. Manjushri's sword is also considered a sword of quick detachment and a symbol of enlightened will. Manjushri's mantra can be given to help develop intelligence, wisdom, and memory.