This product was added to our catalog on Friday 21 September, 2012.
19th Century Japanese Wood Carving Bodhidharma Sitting
Our Price: $825.00
19th Century Japanese wood carving of Bodhidharma sitting. Great quality and detail. Signed on bottom.
Bodhidharma was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th/6th century CE. He is traditionally credited as the transmitter of Ch'an (Sanskrit: Dhyāna, Japanese: Zen) to China, and regarded as the first Chinese patriarch. According to Chinese legend, he also began the physical training of the Shaolin monks that led to the creation of Shaolinquan.
5.25" high x 4.25" x wide 3" deep.