Seller: th.uengc (145) 100%, Location: Hangdong, Chiang Mai - เชียงใหม่, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 252616502893 Condition: Excellent condition as seem in pictures, Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown, Details: Antique bronze Haussmann Mudra hand Size 12 " HIGH or 14" with stand Magnificent of solid bronze Haussmann Mudra hand from Southeast of Asia, estimated found in 19th Century period. Good condition over all with wood stand. A mudrā is a spiritual gesture and an energetic seal of authenticity employed in the iconography and spiritual pratice of Indian religions.In yoga mudras are used in conjunction withpranayama (yogic breathing exercises), generally while seated in Padmasana, Sukhasana or Vajrasana pose, to stimulate different parts of the body involved with breathing and to affect the flow of prana in the body.The Vitarka mudrā "mudra of discussion" is the gesture of discussion and transmission of Buddhist teaching. It is done by joining the tips of the thumb and the index together, and keeping the other fingers straight very much like the abhaya and varada mudrās but with the thumbs touching the index fingers. This mudra has a great number of variants in Mahayana Buddhism. In Tibetan Buddhism, it is the mystic gesture of Tārās and bodhisattvas with some differences by the deities in Yab-Yum. An item will be shipped by Thailand Post which it may take 2-3 weeks or depending on postage to arrive to a buyer.Any question please email to my message to contact me.Thank You.