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Myanmar Buddhist Art

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View our collections of statues and arts in our gallery

The Pagan kingdom was the first unified region which consecutively forms a base for constituting modern day Burma or Myanmar. It has its own history, culture, traditions and religion. Majority of the peoples follow Buddhism (Theravada Buddhism). The archeological aspects found in Myanmar are truly based on the custom the local tribe inherit form the very beginning of civilization. The temples, diversity in cultural ambience was at peak in Myanmar during the Bagan period, which was conquered and demolished by Chinese and Tai Yai in 1347. Artisans and devotees of Buddhism in Burma are greatly influenced by the principles of Lord Buddha and Buddhist art which are visible all over the world. The sculptures are inspiring and a feeling of piety can be observed in Myanmar Buddhist art. The Buddha statues and images of Bagan period are found to be leveraged from the early Pyu style and the Indian Pala style. Certainly, the Bagan period Buddhist arts are the most desirable and expensive antiques form Burma. Similarly, the Toungoo period, Ava, Amarapura Period, Mandalay Art came into existence as sign of ever ending inclination towards Buddhism.

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However, Myanmar Buddhist art is world famous for its uniqueness and originality. All of the Buddha statues, artifacts are antique carries a special values within it and presents the common sentiments and beliefs of Myanmar people since ages. Four of the ancient Bagan period Buddha sculptures was taken from a pagoda which was the 11th century religious artifacts. One of the detriment sandstone Buddha is highly regarded by scholars as an integral part of Myanmar heritage. The sculptures were later then returned to its origin Myanmar after visiting many countries. Some of the rare and antique pieces are still preserved in the museum of Britain. Those Buddha statues, religiously highly regarded ornaments and artifacts of Buddha were taken from Burma to Britain during the British reign in 18th century. Though lately there have been Buddha statues which are fakes. But still the authentic pieces are conserved in museums, monasteries and temples. If you want to have a glance of these rare pieces, the historically prominent and secured places by national personnel had made it possible. The factor which has led Buddhism to be alive for more than 2500 years is only due to the devotion and beliefs of followers. Apart from these Buddha principles are realistic, capable of devouring you happiness and prosperity from all the misery of your life. These aspects had greatly motivated craftsmen and followers for sculpting Myanmar Buddhist art. If you are searching the best place to buy Myanmar Buddhist artifacts, then Antique Buddha Statues holds the large collection ofantique Buddha pieces.

View our Buddha Statues in our gallery

Myanmar Buddhist Art in our gallery

Our online gallery holds the variety of Buddha artifacts which carries significant values. All of the antiques we have are really authentic brought up from temples, monasteries of Myanmar. Further, we directly deal with the artisans and vendor who supply original Buddha statues and accessories. If you want to buy Buddha statues, we have a variety of collection here in Netherland. Visit our website browse the gallery and order of your own choice.

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Our collections of Buddha statues and arts

Sandstone Ganesha statue

Sandstone Ganesha statue

175 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha

1450 euro
Antique Burmese Shan Buddha

Antique Burmese Shan Buddha

350 euro
Large andesite stone Buddha statue

Large andesite stone Buddha statue

2500 euro
Antique Burmese Shan Buddha statue

Antique Burmese Shan Buddha statue

125 euro
Old Nepali bronze Buddha statue

Old Nepali bronze Buddha statue

275 euro
Antique Burmese Shan Buddha

Antique Burmese Shan Buddha

1450 euro
Old sandstone Absara lady statue

Old sandstone Absara lady statue

1500 euro
Old bronze Nepali Tara statue

Old bronze Nepali Tara statue

275 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

2500 euro
Bronze Vajrasattva statue

Bronze Vajrasattva statue

150 euro
Old bronze Nepali Chenrezig statue

Old bronze Nepali Chenrezig statue

3250 euro
Antique Burmese Shan Buddha statue

Antique Burmese Shan Buddha statue

2350 euro
Old bronze Nepali Jambhala statue

Old bronze Nepali Jambhala statue

275 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

400 euro
Large andesite stone Buddha statue

Large andesite stone Buddha statue

2500 euro
Bronze Nepali Aparmita Buddha statue

Bronze Nepali Aparmita Buddha statue

1250 euro
Old bronze Nepali Buddha

Old bronze Nepali Buddha

275 euro
Antique bronze Burmese Buddha statue

Antique bronze Burmese Buddha statue

2750 euro
Antique Burmese offering vessel

Antique Burmese offering vessel

1450 euro
Bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

Bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

150 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

400 euro
Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

275 euro
Old Nepali bronze Buddha statue

Old Nepali bronze Buddha statue

650 euro
Andesite stone Buddha statue

Andesite stone Buddha statue

500 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

2500 euro
Old bronze Nepali Chenrezig statue

Old bronze Nepali Chenrezig statue

275 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha

2250 euro
Large old wooden Mandalay Buddha

Large old wooden Mandalay Buddha

2250 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

2500 euro
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