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Laughing Buddha Statue Meaning & Symbolism

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Angel Statues: Meaning and Art

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Statue of King Akhenaten, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty. Akhenaten (/ˌækəˈnɑːtən/; also spelled Echnaton, Akhenaton, Ikhnaton, and Khuenaten; meaning "Effective for Aten") known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV (Greek, Amenophis IV, meaning "Amun is Satisfied"). He ruled for 17 years & died perhaps 1336BC-1334BC. He is noted for abandoning traditional Egyptian polytheism and introducing worship centered on the Aten, which is sometimes described as monotheistic or henotheistic.

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Gargoyle Statues Are Back In Vogue

Gargoyle garden statues have become increasingly more popular in recent years in both home and garden decor. Learn more about the history and symbolism of gargoyles and how to incorporate gargoyle statues and sculptures into your modern garden design.

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What Is the Meaning of Tiki statues


For good luck in all matters including good fortune and great abundance it would be wise to choose a Laughing Buddha statue where he is holding a bowl. The bowl symbolizes receiving good fortune. The owner of this statue shows that he or she is open and ready to receive all good things.


balbal - from a Turkic word meaning ancestor - from a Mongolic word meaning handmade statue - carved statue - kurgan stele - a tipical balbal with sculpture of a head found in the kurgan or cemetery located here - Tokmok - Kyrgyzstan