香合仏 厨子仏 ”Ko-gou Buddha” “Zushi-Buddha”

いつも身に付けている事ができるお守りとして、干支にちなんだ仏や普段信仰している御仏を白檀の香合の中に精巧に彫刻しています。
厨子仏も白檀で扉や天蓋まで精緻な彫刻が施され携帯仏としてまた小さな仏壇として拝むことができます。
“Ko-gou” is a small wooden carving from sandalwood, that fits in the palm and is used as an incense container。As an image of Buddha is precisely carved on its surface, it can be used also as an amulet.
‘Zushi” is a miniature pavilion in which a statue of Buddha is situated. Our “Zushi-Buddha” is carved precisely from sandalwood and can also be used as a handy alter.