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Phra Nak Prok 七龙首佛祖

Posted in Phra Nakprok with tags , , , on June 1, 2012 by ahaina

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Phra Nak Prok

古董七龙首佛

This dramatic statute depicts the Buddha sitting in meditation, protected by a cobra hood.

The Buddha sits cross-legged in meditation, with overlapping hands, palms upwards, whilst Mucalinda, the cobra (King of Naga) spreads its hood above the Buddha’s head.

7 Naga Phra NakProk, Chao Khun Nor

Posted in 7 Days Buddha, Chao Khun Nor, Phra Nakprok with tags , , , , , on January 20, 2011 by ahaina

7 Naga Phra NakProk

7 Naga Phra NakProk

This piece shown is the 7 Naga Phra NakProk, big bodhi style, created by Chao Khun Nor, B.E.,2513, Wat Dhepsirin, Bangkok.

Dhan Chao Khun Noraratanarajmanit, or Chao Khun Nor, (1857-1971) was one of Thailand’s most revered monks. The Buddha amulets he blessed are still considered very sacred and are highly sought after by collectors and devotees.

The spiritual values of Chao Khun Nor’s amulet “7 Naga Phra NakProk” are concerned with; increasing charms and loving-kindness, enriching prosperity through business dealing, promoting good health and most importantly preventing ~ missing accident and promoting safety…

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