The symbolic representation of Buddha’s mind with various features that represent the stages of the path leading to enlightenment.
The symbolic representation of Buddha’s mind. The various features of the stupa represent the stages of the path leading to enlightenment or aspects of the enlightened mind. A traditional Buddhist shrine or altar includes a statue or picture of Buddha (symbolizing Buddha’s body) in the centre; a Buddhist text (symbolizing Buddha’s speech) to Buddha’s right; and a stupa or picture of a stupa to Buddha’s left (symbolizing Buddha’s mind).
Write Your Own Review