This Buddhas mudra or hand gesture is called "Vitarka" which symbolises teaching or discussion. The Vitarka mudra is used with Buddhist iconography to symbolize the transmission of the dharma, or the truth teachings of the Buddha. In this mudra, the thumb and index fingers touch, creating a circle that symbolizes an uninterrupted flow of wisdom. The other three fingers pointing up towards the heavens with the palm facing outward. This is held at around chest level.Best placement: This mudra can invite receiving and discussing teachings for growth and awakening into your life. Rooms such as a library or study area of the home would benefit from imagery of this mudra.