Antique 18th Century Khmer Sandstone Shiva Linga / Lingnum & Yoni - 39cm/16"
Measures - (Height) 39cm/16"
Ca. 18th Century. Cambodia. A fine quality antique sandstone linga, lingum or lingam with Yoni. A a symbol of fertility and energy it is an abstract or aniconic representation of the Hindu deity, Shiva. The linga is as a symbol of the energy and potential of God, Shiva himself. An image of Shiva can be seen on the linga.
The front of the sculpture also depicts a number of lines of sanskrit text. The rear of the sculpture depicts the silhouette of purnaghata, the urn of plenty, a trident and two axes. Sanskrit text runs vertically through the trident.
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It is important to remember that Buddhism is all about a personal journey, meaning there are many reasons to bring a Buddha statue into the home as well as many different types of Buddha statue to choose from.
The key element of Buddha statues is that they help communicate and remind individuals of the Buddha’s teachings by helping to focus on spirituality.