A buddha or bodhisattva venerated in Mahayana Buddhism, with emphasis of her practice in Vajrayana Buddhism. Her origins lie with a yakshini. Cult in Bengal and Orissa and her name in Sanskrit connotes a prostitute or other woman of low caste but specifically denotes. A prominent local ogress… Whose divinised form becomes the subject of an important Buddhist cult starting in the eighth century. Her cult spread with the Pala Empire. Eventually becoming important in Tibetan Buddhism. Cund appears with eighteen arms on a lotus and is referred to as Goddess of the Seventy Million. While Cundi is less well known in Tibetan Buddhism, she is revered in Tangmi or East Asian esoteric Buddhism. In China, she is known as Zhntí Púsà Chinese. “Cundi Bodhisattva” or Zhntí Fóm. While in Japan she is known as Juntei Kannon. Cundi is depicted with eighteen arms, each wielding implements that symbolize upaya. Her eighteen arms also represent the eighteen merits of attaining Buddhahood as described in an appendix to the. Height: 38.5 cm / 15.16 in. Base width: 18.0 cm / 7.08 in. Depth : 14.5 cm / 5.71 in. The item “A gilt bronze Cundi bodhisattva dorje tsundi tibetan buddhism buddha statue” is in sale since Tuesday, May 22, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Buddhism\Statues & Figures”. The seller is “goldenwheat007″ and is located in , . This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country//Region of Manufacture: Nepal
- Buddha: Cundi Bodhisattva
- Religion: Tibetan Buddhism