Inspired by Avalokitsvara (The Buddha of Compassion),
this was the prototype for a much larger (8ft long) Bench Throne
at the Manchester Buddhist Centre.
- Designed to fit into the window recess outside the main Shrine
room, the seating was to be used whilst waiting to enter
the room - another world of enlightenment and awakening.
- The seat is low to accommodate both children and adults, and
has a shelf for shoe storage - whilst their owners are in the
- 7ft x 2ft. Lacquered gold wood, brass trim, hand printed embroidered
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