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Buddha Statue arrives March

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    Receiving the Buddha Statue this March 2019. Grounds and a foundation will be built for the 4 ft. high Buddha.

    

About the Buddha Statue

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    One of the most common and popular mudras which are found depicted in Buddha statues is the Bhumisparsha Mudra, translated as the "Earth Touching Gesture". Buddha statues with this mudra are commonly known as the "Earth-Witness" Buddha.

        The Buddha meditated all night to overcome the fears and temptations sent by Mara, and then called the Earth Spirit to witness touching the ground that He, the Buddha, achieved enlightenment underneath the Bodhi tree. news meditation

Buddha joins the Bodhi Garden

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Bodhi Garden will be the home of the new Buddha statue