Polystone Resin Fengshui Vastu Office Décor Happy Laughing Buddha Statue Gifting
Lord Buddha is the founder of Buddhism on earth who attained self-enlightenment at a young age. Happy Buddha or Laughing Buddha is the form of Lord Gautam Buddha in which the idol is carrying laughter as facial expression. Buddha in this form is famous throughout the globe with both hands over the head. The idol is the symbol of lucky charm, good luck and positive ambiance around.
The statue of Happy Buddha is having a smiling face with both hands raised over the head with palms facing outward direction. The fingers are extended pointing in an upward direction with arms stretched and wrist bent at an almost right angle. This complete position of hand symbolizes fearlessness or reassurance. Along with this, his belly is large and protruding outside indicating happiness and prosperity.
Owing to Happy Buddha flawless attributes people are usually inquisitive about its history and reason for being lucky. Happy Buddha is the form of Lord Buddha who attained enlightenment. Happy Buddha is the form of Budai who has not reached the stage of enlightenment but is still seen as the God of happiness and plenty especially in Buddhism.
The idol of Happy or Laughing Buddha is one of the best gifts given by friends, well-wishers, colleagues and relatives. The idol is capable of bringing wealth, happiness, and prosperity with positivity around the place it is kept. Due to this reason, people offer the statue of Laughing Buddha to each other as a token of good luck. Receiving a Laughing Buddha as a gift is also a sign of good luck and optimism. At many places, it is a common ritual to send Happy Buddha as a gift especially on special occasions.
There are some basic concepts related to the placement of Happy Buddha in order to attract maximum benefits. As per Vaastu Shastra the statue should be kept in the east direction in a home. Also keeping it in the direction facing the main door grabs enough positive energy. These directions help in catching the positive vibes, goodness, good luck along with peace and harmony. It is also believed that Happy Buddha showers his positive blessings to the one who rubs his belly.
The statue can be placed in the house, office, hotel, business place facing the person for increased level of good fortune. To avoid negativity it should not be placed in the bathroom, kitchen, on the floor, or near electrical equipment.