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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

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

1,750 euro
Old bronze Nepali Buddha statue

Old bronze Nepali Buddha statue

275 euro
Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

1,150 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

2,250 euro
Old bronze Nepali Buddha statue

Old bronze Nepali Buddha statue

300 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

600 euro
Antique wooden Burmese temple

Antique wooden Burmese temple

1,250 euro
Bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

Bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

175 euro
Old bronze Nepali Lokeshwor

Old bronze Nepali Lokeshwor

750 euro
Antique bronze Thai Buddha on Naga snake

Antique bronze Thai Buddha on Naga snake

1,650 euro
Antique bronze Burmese Mandalay Buddha

Antique bronze Burmese Mandalay Buddha

950 euro
Large antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

Large antique wooden Mandalay Buddha statue

1,250 euro
Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique Thai bronze Rattanakosin Buddha

300 euro
Pair antique Burmese Nat statues

Pair antique Burmese Nat statues

950 euro
High quality Nepali bronze Buddha statue

High quality Nepali bronze Buddha statue

1,300 euro
Old bronze Nepali Padmasambhava statue

Old bronze Nepali Padmasambhava statue

300 euro
Special antique bronze Shan Buddha

Special antique bronze Shan Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

Antique bronze Thai Buddha statue

950 euro
Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

Antique bronze Thai Rattanakosin Buddha

275 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

700 euro
Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

Antique bronze Mandalay Buddha statue

850 euro
Antique bronze Thai monk statue

Antique bronze Thai monk statue

1,550 euro
Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

Old bronze Nepali Medicine Buddha statue

1,550 euro
Special Burmese crowned Buddha statue

Special Burmese crowned Buddha statue

4,250 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

Antique wooden Burmese Buddha statue

1,750 euro
Early antique Burmese Buddha statue

Early antique Burmese Buddha statue

5,500 euro
Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

Antique bronze Thai Monk statue

350 euro
Special large bronze Buddha statue

Special large bronze Buddha statue

15,500 euro
Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

Antique wooden Burmese Shan Buddha

250 euro
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