Add a relaxed and Zen-like vibes to your space with our Buddha tealight candles. Buddhists find that gazing upon the image of the Buddha gives them a clear role model in their own paths toward spiritual enlightenment. Buddha statues can be seen sitting, standing, smiling or laughing, and with his hands in a number of different gestures. These postures and gestures all carry different symbolism and relate to different qualities embodied by the Buddha, including grace, balance, compassion, wisdom, determination and courage. The Buddha is recognized as a symbol of peace of mind. When the Buddha is seen touching the earth, he is calling the earth to witness all of his lives, teachings and the experience of awakening.