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Thailand Buddha Heads

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View our collection of Buddha statues in our gallery

Thailand Buddha heads are basically made from the three materials; stone, wood, clay or metal. Buddha images engraved in these materials are completely based on Thai religious beliefs on Buddhism

Buddha statue

Since, they have been practicing Buddhism for a very long time so the depiction is based according to Thai culture and tradition. Though Thai people have been following some of the common techniques for crafting Buddha heads but still the composition and appearance vary from country to country. This is actually the real taste in religion which gives diversity and different flavor in Buddha head meaning and excites people to travel and learn about the culture.

There is no any actual evidence when and where the depiction of crafting antique Buddha commence. However, the principles of Lord Gautama are so real and honored that people beliefs towards him lead them to represent Buddha in the solid form. This succession of crafting forms a historical background which is successfully adhered from generations. Thai Buddha heads are popular all over the world not only of its uniqueness but due to the devotion of artisans involved during the creation of Buddha sculpture.

Buddha Head in Tree Roots

Buddhisty monk

Travelers to Thailand are often amazed to see the one particular Buddha head image in all kinds of guide-books and postcards. This image is actually fascinating because the Buddha head is entangled into the roots of a tree. The location of this site is Wat Mahathat in Ayutthaya. This ancient statue was made during the 14th century but was reduced to ruin in 1767 by the Burmese invasion in Siam. There is not any historical support, from where this Buddha head gets entwined in the tree roots. Meanwhile, there is a theory explained that the tree grew around the head of Buddha and roots were tangled up when the temple was left abandoned. Another interesting fact is, a thief stole the large Buddha head from the main temple in Ayutthaya to hide it. Since the thief could not move Buddha statues beyond the surrounding walls and get stuck. In order to elapse he then hide the Buddha head in a tree roots which later gets entangled around the huge Buddha sculpture.

Where to Buy Thailand Buddha Heads ?

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Our online gallery has the largest collection of Buddha heads especially brought up from the Asian countries. The main attraction in our store is Thai Buddha heads and Chinese Buddha heads. Besides these, we also have the variety of antique Buddha statues from Asian countries like Burma, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Laos and Cambodia. All these antique Buddha heads are on sale to our valued customers. We travel frequently to these countries and had established a mutual relationship with the vendors. Therefore, Thai Buddha heads in our gallery are authentic and mostly special for you to have. Antique Buddha Statues real and high class Buddha heads in order to deliver a standard. If you want to buy Buddha heads than make a brief tour to our website, browse the gallery and order of your own choice.

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View our collection of Thai Buddha statues in our gallery

Old bronze Thai Buddha statue

Old bronze Thai Buddha statue

200 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

1,100 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

275 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

275 euro
Antike Thai Rattanakosin Buddha statue

Antike Thai Rattanakosin Buddha statue

1,350 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

2,450 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

1,750 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha with monk statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha with monk statue

450 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

900 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

1,450 euro
Antique Thai bronze Monk statue

Antique Thai bronze Monk statue

1,750 euro
Antique Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

900 euro
Antique bronze Thai Lanna Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Lanna Buddha statue

3,750 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

300 euro
Antique Thai bronze Buddha statue

Antique Thai bronze Buddha statue

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

950 euro
Antique bronze Thailand Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thailand Buddha statue

950 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

1,500 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

900 euro
Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

950 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

1,750 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

1,750 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

600 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha on Naga snake

Antique bronze Thai Buddha on Naga snake

1,650 euro
Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai monk statue

Antique bronze Thai monk statue

1,550 euro
Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

350 euro
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