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Phra Reushi The Healing Hermit Monk
- Phra Reushi The Healing Hermit Monk
- The Reushi is the powerful Forest Hermit in Thai Culture and Mythology that is believed to have magical healing power and medicine skills and can act as a spirit medium between worlds of the Living and the Dead, the Earthly and the Spiritual.
- Reushi Amulets are believed to Protect the Health of the wearer and ward off bad luck and misfortune.
- Reushi, which is also referred to as Lersi,is pronounced more closely as Ruesi, which is used in Thai parlance, but originates from the Sanskrit term Rishi, meaning, a Vedic sage. During Shakyamuni's time, there were various Rishis who taught Him before he fully consummated as Buddha.
- Measures approx. 3" x 1 1/2" x 1 3/8"
- Material: hand cast terracotta lovingly painted and burnished with beautiful detail and adorned with gold leaf.
- Origin is Thailand