Turquenite Smiling Buddha
Turquenite Buddha figure. Approx. size : 35 x 50 x 20 mm
Siddhārtha Gautama, also known as Gautama Buddha or Gautama Buddha. Sacred figure in Buddhism and Hinduism. With his teachings, learnt after many reincarnations, and inner effort, it is possible to reach Nirvana.
Turquenite is artificially blue coloured Howlite, named that way because of its resemblance with Turquoise. Sometimes it's used to replace Turquosie in jewellery. It is a relaxing stone, sometimes used against insomnia. It absorbs our anger. It's helpful in meditation. It also helps in remembering and interpreting dreams.