Serenely seated Buddha in Blanc de Chine white porcelain measures 2 3/4 inches wide by 2 inches deep by 4 inches high. Seated Buddha statue with his hands in the meditation mudra, the dhyana mudra. His thumbs and forefingers form a sort of triangle. This is the mudra of meditation, concentration and of attainment of spiritual perfection. This is probably the mudra the Buddha has his hands posed in when he attained enlightenment. This mudra is also called the samadhi mudra. It purpose is to instill tranquility by resting the senses and mind and balancing one's thoughts.