Tibetan Vajra | Gold plated Thunder Bolt"Vajra"

SKU: 2476EDVajra


Tibetan Vajra

About Out Tibetan Vajra :

The Vajra is a copper body that is handcrafted with gold plating. The Vajra Buddhism, sometimes called Dorje in Tibetan and is a significant Buddhist emblem and ceremonial item. The Vajra comprises two sections: the central portion, which symbolizes the invincibility of the diamond, and the five prongs surrounding it, which stand in for the five elements of earth, water, fire, air, and space. The prongs likewise represent the five pearls of wisdom or facets of the enlightened intellect.

Introduction to Vajra :

Vajra is a Sanskrit word meaning both thunderbolt and diamond. It is a weapon used as a ritual object to symbolize the properties of a diamond (indestructibility) and a thunderbolt (irresistible force). The five-pronged vajra is the most commonly seen vajra.

This Vajra is to be used during empowerment. Usually needs two Vajras, one for the Mandala tied to the Sung-Tak with five colored cords and the second for the Vajra Master. Sanskrit word vajra or Dorje in Tibetan is defined as "diamond" or "adamantine." As such, the word vajra sometimes signifies enlightenment, or the absolute reality of shunyata, emptiness. Dorje offers protection and invokes blessings.
Size: 6.5 cm(Height) x 23 cm(Base)
Weight:0.778 kg
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