In Buddhism, Tara is a savior deity who liberates souls from suffering. She is recognized as a bodhisattva ("essence of enlightenment") in Mahayana Buddhism and as a buddha and the mother of buddhas in Esoteric Buddhism, particularly Vajrayana Buddhism. 23" Each one of these pieces is uniquely created by Creating Dharma, one of the best concrete artists in Canada. Their statues are created with a keen eye for artistic presentation and detail using reclaimed rock from the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Please note: Due to the weight and detail of each piece, these items are not available for shipping outside the Winnipeg area.