Moggallana & Sariputta with INlaid Glass
10" High x 8" Wide x 9.5" Deep
Both Moggallana & Sariputta were born on the same day and were childhood friends. Both were from wealthy families but took up a wandering life until they met Buddha. They were ordained by Buddha.
Moggallana was particularily skillful in exercising supernatural powers. Buddha would call on him to perform magical feats.
They both were wise but Sariputta had the most wisdom.
Buddha entrusted them to keep the doctrine pure.
Handcarved in Thailand with a lacquer finish and Inlaid Glass and Gold Leaf Faces