The fourth in the twelve zodiac signs, the Rabbit (Usagi), is believed to gather information with its long ears, bringing positive changes in work and interpersonal luck. Its characteristic of prolificacy is considered auspicious for the prosperity of descendants and the flourishing of family fortune.
This product is a zodiac ornament that carves the Rabbit, combining a charming appearance and good fortune, in the form of Fudo Myoo, who holds immense merit for warding off evil. It is a compact palm-sized decoration that can be placed anywhere. The ornament received a protective ritual for disaster prevention and blessings at Mikamo Fudo Son, a temple known for its sincere faith and prayers dating back to the Manyo era.
The original creation was done by the Buddhist artist Goh Sakai, known for the art unit "Hotokeya Sakai." Goh Sakai has gained popularity for various Buddhist statues, including the "Neko Butsu" series, where he carves Buddhist images in the adorable form of cats, showcasing his unique expression. This zodiac ornament, painted in auspicious colors with the distinctive style of a Buddhist artist, is both cute and powerful. Please display it with the hope for a year of happiness.