An impressive double sided Buddha is depicted in solid sterling silver with wonderful detailing on the front and the back and hangs from a rhodium plated sterling silver bead bar chain. For those who practice the disciplines of the Buddhist lifestyle, you'll love this pendant. Buddha comes from the Sanskrit root budh, meaning to awaken. Anyone who has become enlightened or fully awakened to the true nature of things is considered a Buddha. The important function of a Buddha is to act as a teacher and to lead others. Buddha head measures 7/16" wide x 3/4" in length and is suspended from an 18" rhodium plated sterling silver bead chain. See our Zoe and Piper Storefront for a great selection of spiritual offerings and jewelry designs.