This Yixing clay tea pet right here is none other than a meditating Bodhidharma – a 5th-6th century Indian monk who brought Chan Buddhism to China and inspired the creation of Shaolin Kung Fu.
In Chinese culture the cute and chubby face of a pig is a symbol of abundance and good fortune. Drinking tea next to the Happy Pig Tea Pet we hope that the your new pig companion rubs off on you and greets you with an abundance of delicious tea and a feeling of peace.
According to the Chinese zodiac, the dog is a symbol of good luck. They are believed to drive away disasters and represent good omens. Dogs are so renowned in Chinese myth lore, they are sometimes used to vanquish demons! We hope this chubby puppy tea pet can provide you with the same level of fortune!