Cart 0

WEC: Thoughts about Jewelry — Buddha

Buddha in Costume Jewelry

Posted by Laurie Zeiden on

Buddha in Costume Jewelry

I was doing  some reading about Buddha and discovered I knew very little. So, a blog post with jewelry photos and facts is in order. Born into wealth and named Siddartha Guatama, he left his station in pursuit of the path to truth after witnessing the extreme poverty and disease of the common man.  Unsigned Pin Buddha lived in Nepal, 4-6 centuries B.C. Rose Quartz and Jade Necklace Buddha is often depicted as a fat, happy character probably because chubbiness was seen as synonymous with happiness. In fact, he practiced everything in moderation and fasted regularly. Silver and Jade Bracelet...

Read more →