Known as Hotei in Japan and Pu-Tai in China, our Happy little Buddha represents the good life, health, happiness, prosperity and longevity.
Modelled on an historical figure, a fat wandering Zen monk named Pu-tai.
Buddha of Love – sitting in love and compassion
Buddha of Prosperity – holding a Ru-Yi Pot or Bowl of Plenty up to the universe for receiving abundance
Buddha of Safe Travel – on a journey with a hemp sack full of protection
Buddha of Happy Home – sitting on a large gold nugget representing solid foundation, with a smaller nugget in his hand to give to others
Spiritual Journey Buddha – dressed for the journey in fine robes, with a fan for understanding and a sack to collect insights
Laughing Buddha of Long Life – sitting with his fan hat and enjoying the good life!