Medicine Buddha with Stag and Mountains – Faith Stone
Medicine Buddha is invoked for healing physical, mental and emotional illness. He holds a medicine Bowl with a medicine plant and medicine flower is in his right hand. He wears Nirmanakaya robes (without adornment), sill worn by Tibetan Buddhist monks today. May all beings be free from illness and enjoy peace and happiness. The Medicine Buddha mantra is Tadyatha Om Bhekaze Bhekaze Maha Bhekaze Bhekaze Raz Samungate Swaha.
This is a large mokuhanga woodblock. Mokuhanga is the traditional Japanese style of woodblock artwork. The blocks are printed onto Japanese Kozo or mulberry paper by hand rubbing with a bamboo baren. The inks used are sumi and watercolor inks. Mokuhanga is a labor-intensive old-school printmaking practice.
Size: 22″ x 28″ (56×72 cm).