Buddha entering into Nirvan in Kusinagar in543 B.C. in reclining
posture after 45 years of untiring efforts in preaching the path to
emancipation from the bondage of suffering. Three months
before the full moon of the month of Magh, he had announced to the
Bhikhhus in Vaisali that he was relinquishing his will to live as
his body was already wornout and he would enter into Nirvana in
Kushinagar on Bhaisakh Full Moon Day.
Measures approx. 10" high,
10" wide, and 2.5" deep.
Please scroll down
to see details of other pictures.