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Asian Antiques6939 of 7667 Asian Plates,set 6,8",Old, Painted, with gilt, Domestic Scenes, Birds,little differentchinese champleve box
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Posted 6 years ago

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Got this on eBay as a "collected long time antique" and no other discription. Siddhartha Buddha tried to find enlightenment through deprivation of worldly goods, including food and practising self-mortification. After nearly starving himself to death by restricting his food intake to around a leaf or nut per day, he collapsed in a river while bathing and almost drowned. At that point Siddhartha Buddha began to reconsider his path to enlightenment. A runway models starving Buddha statue.


  1. AmberRose AmberRose, 6 years ago
    Part of his journey to finding the middle way. Nice.
  2. papa papa, 6 years ago
    Thank you Bellin and Amber
  3. artislove artislove, 5 years ago
    looks great but what is it made of? thanks for sharing !

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