Wat Wang Wiwekaram
position, the most
mudra in Thai Buddhist art.
is a copy of an image from
(fig.). It has a strange combination, in that the
whilst performing this
mudra, and is understood to represent a summary of the entire story of his Enlightenment,
since the position of this mudra refers chronologically to a scene just
protection by Muchalinda happens much later, after the Buddha's Enlightenment, almost
at the end of his life story.