Saito - Kongo Rikishi (Nio) Silver Pendant Top (Silver 950)
Kongo Rikishi (Nio) Silver Pendant Top (Silver 950)
Kongo Rikishi or Nio are two wrath-filled and muscular guardians of the Buddha.
They standing today at the entrance of many Buddhist temples all across Japan
in the form of frightening wrestler-like statues.
According to Japanese tradition, they traveled with the historical Buddha to protect him
and there are references to this in the Theravada Scriptures as well as the Ambatta Sutta.
Within the generally pacifist tradition of Buddhism,
stories of Nio guardians like Kongo Rikishi justified the use of physical force to
protect cherished values and beliefs against evil.
Master Kazuhide Saito will engrave your Guardian Deity
in Sanskrit character (Bonji) for your birth year
in the sign of the zodiac in Chinese astrology.
There are eight Buddha name for the each sign of the zodiac.
We believe the each Buddha will protect you from misfortune and bring you the peaceful heart .
The Pendant top does not come with any chain.
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Saito's Gin-Ryu-W Chain. (Ibushi-Gin color = Blacken Silver color) Silver 925
45cm - 17.71" - $200.00
50cm - 19.68" - $212.50
55cm - 21.65" - $225.00
Please ask us, if you need different length.
Please give us exact length you want to in cm,
we will give you the price for it.
40 mm (H) x 26 mm (W)
(1.5748" H x 1.0236" W)
Thickness - 2.5 mm (0.0984")
Weight - 19.8 g (0.67 oz)
This item is a custom-made. (Made-to-order)
The average waiting period is about 3-4 weeks at this moment.
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