Conch is a Buddhist tool and an indispensable tool for esoteric Buddhism. Common French snails are left-handed snails, and right-handed snails are very rare, with a proportion of only hundreds of thousands of left-handed snails. Dextral conch is one of the most important offerings in Buddhism. It has always been a special and wonderful offering for guru and three treasures.
Collection name: Copper conch in Qing Dynasty
Collection classification: pendant weight 6g
Conch is a Buddhist tool and an indispensable tool for esoteric Buddhism. Dharma sankha in Sanskrit is translated into Shang and Kebei in Chinese, also known as faying, Baoluo, Vajra, Li, Li Bei, Luobei, etc.
Faluo is one of the "eight auspicious" of Buddhism. The brief description of Buddhist artifacts contains: it is said that when Sakyamuni was born, all kinds of offerings were offered from the sky. This eight auspicious is provided by heaven and man. Therefore, it is often used by secret riders to decorate the Buddhist altar. Among them, the Dharma snail represents the three neck patterns of the Buddha, representing the Buddha's Dharma sound, which is as broad and melodious as the Dharma snail, making all sentient into liberation and nirvana.
Dharma conch is a necessary tool for esoteric Buddhism. In Tibetan monasteries and Buddhist halls of lay people, "eight auspicious" such as Dharma conch are generally enshrined. For example, it is mostly enshrined in Lama Temple in Beijing and Drepung temple in Lhasa.
The Great Dictionary of Buddhism contains: Faluo is widely heard by the public as a metaphor for Buddhism; Its voice is brave and fierce to show the ferocity of Buddhism; He also blew the snail and ordered the three armies to subdue the devil, for example.
According to the Buddhist dictionary, the Dharma conch is the samadhi form of the top of the immeasurable sound Buddha. It says: "it is used by secret believers. It is called Luobei, which is the samadhi form of the top of the immeasurable sound Buddha. The Dharma sound of the Buddha is marked. When it is blown, the good gods of the heavens will be happy and shadow, and those who hear it will destroy all sin barriers."
According to the Buddhist scriptures, hearing the sound of Faluo can destroy all serious crimes. It is said in the Sutra of changing God into truth: "if you bless the snail, look at it from high and blow it loudly, all living beings of the four creatures will hear the sound of the snail and destroy all serious crimes, and they can give up their lives and wait to be born in heaven."
The Dharma snail can be used to summon the gods of heaven. The Buddha Guanyin with thousands of hands and thousands of eyes said in the great compassion heart dharoni Sutra: "if you want to summon all the gods of heaven, you should use the precious snail hand.
This pendant of copper conch in the Qing Dynasty has unique shape and perfect pulp wrapping. The conch, also known as conch, is one of the common magic tools of Tibetan Buddhism. Similarly, the production of conch has reached the extreme in terms of material and workmanship. The conch is a rare thing in the art and collection market, with perfect meaning and certain collection value and investment space, Hope that customers buy, with the purchase!