Moving our gallery to an old Church building

September 05 2016
Recently we have bought an old Church building in the city Deventer in The Netherlands. It is a very nice, monumental Church with glass-in-lead windows. We believe that it is a right place to show al
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Our new Opium Weights website

June 06 2016
We have recently launched a new website, developed especially to provide information about antique opium weights. Visit now : www.opium-weights.com
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February 25 2016
In februari we have made a purchasing trip to Burma and Nepal In Burma we have bought a large number of original and antique Buddha statues. In Nepal we have bought many bronze statues of high quali
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A completely new website, specially made for mobile use

September 21 2015
For more then 4 months we have worked on a new website, since today it is online ! The looking, sharing and discovering of more Asian art, background stories and Bu
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Casting bronze Buddha Statues in Nepal

August 02 2015
Buddhism is one of the most influential religions in the world. The number of people in the world following and worshipping Buddhism are over half a billion which is mostly centralized in Eastern Asia
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Large shipment Buddha statues from Burma arrived

February 15 2015
A large shipment with many original and antique Buddha statues from Burma has finally arrived ! The container contains all our Burma purchases from the year 2014. Besides a few museumpieces we a
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Purchasing Buddha statues in Burma December 2014

December 22 2014
In November and December 2014 we have travelled to Burma to search for nice antiques. We have found alot of beautiful and original Buddha statues, as well as a few very special museum pieces. Below a
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All prices mentioned in the catalog

August 11 2014
Since more than 17 years, we are trying to find and collect the most beautiful, original and antique Buddha statues and other Asian antiques and make them available thru our website for everybody in t
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Mudras: Buddhas hand positions

June 11 2014
Mudras is a Sanksrit term for the seal, mark or gesture which is a symbolic gesture in the statues of the Hindu and Buddhist iconographies. Most of the Mudras are usually performed with hands and fing
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Movies about Buddha statues

April 23 2014
YouTube doesn’t need any introduction to any of us. With millions of channels and billions of users across the globe, YouTube has been the place to be on internet if you want to watch or post yo
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Burmese Water Festival

April 14 2014
Thingyan is a festival celebrated across Myanmar (Burma) as a New Year festival. Thingyan translates which translates 'transit [of the Sun from Pisces to Aries], which usually falls around April i
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Wooden temple houses from Indonesia

December 26 2013
We have ordered several wooden temple houses from a small familiy owned wood-carving factory in Indonesia. This our own design, so each temple house is unique. Our idea was to place a nice Buddha s
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Buddha statues from Burma has arrived

December 15 2013
We recently received a container from Burma with many original and antique Buddha statues. This shipment also contains several beautiful house shrines, antique temple doors and Burmese Buddha heads.
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Many antique Buddha statues from Burma

July 15 2013
During our last purchasing trip to Burma, we found and bought many original and antique Buddha statues. They will arrive in our gallery in the end of August 2013. Below a small impression of our
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Burma shipment has arrived !

March 03 2013
The new shipment from Burma has arrived. There are many original and antique Buddha statues, as well as nice temples and opium weights. Below a photo-impression:
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We bought antique doorpanels from monastry in Burma

December 04 2012
ALL DOORS HAVE ALREADY BEEN SOLD !! Recently we bought 10 set of antique doorpanels from a Buddhist monastry in Burma. The monastry needed to be restaurated, that is how we had the chance to buy th
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Porcelain Buddhas from China

November 20 2012
In China we produce Laughing Buddha statues, also called Happy Buddha statues, made of the best Dehua porcelain. They are all made by hand and are 45 cm high. In the end of November, the order is r
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Buddha statues from Burma have arrived

June 14 2012
The long expected shipment from Burma with many old, original and antique Buddha statues has finally arrived. It contains many original museum pieces, but also house temples, opium weights and other s
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Buying Buddha statues in Burma

March 12 2012
Here a few pictures from the buying trip to Birma. Peter is here at the moment. He have already bought a few very special pieces ! prev
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Buddha statues covered with snow

February 02 2012
All Buddha statues our Buddha garden are covered with snow. That's worth a few pictures, see below prev next
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Buddha images from Burma arrived

July 13 2011
We have been to Burma in March and April. There we have bought many nice, old and also a few antique Buddha images. These have now arrived in our showroom in Holland.
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New Guan Yin statues from China

June 30 2011
An order is placed at a small porcelain factory in China. On a traditional way, Guan Yin statues are being made. It are total 100 Guan Yin statues, in the end of September they will arrive in Holla
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Container from Burma has arrived

August 31 2008
The container where we have waited for has finally arrived at our warehouse / showgarden. It took months before the container left Burma, also because of the big cyclone that hit Burma recently. Mo
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Movie about Burma

May 06 2008
The last 2 years we have made several movies about Burma and its rich Buddhist culture. Below you can see 6 short movies. You can also receive them for free on DVD. Then please contact us.
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Trip to Nepal and Burma

January 16 2008
In November and december 2007, I have visited Nepal and Burma. In Nepal I bought a few antique and interesting Tibetan Thangka's. Soon they will be shown in the catalog on this website. In Burma
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Container from Burma has arrived

April 16 2007
At monday 16 April, another container from Burma has arrived at our showroom. There are many nice and exclusive Buddhastatues inside from different places in Burma. Take a look at the pictures bel
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More then 1000 Buddha statues

February 05 2007
The whole month January 2007, Peter Vredeveld has visited Burma to find more nice Buddha statues. Total he has bought more then 1000 interesting Buddha images.
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New show garden

December 10 2006
Since November 2006, a show garden has been moored at our showroom at the Zuidermiddenweg 6 in Espel. About 150 exclusive Buddha statues are shown here at the moment. Below a few pictures of how th
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