When the deity is seen in Dhyana Mudra means its hands are placed on the lap. The position of the right hand is on the left hand with its fingers fully stretched. Four fingers resting on each other and the thumbs facing upwards towards one another diagonally) and the palms are facing in upward direction. In this way, the hands and fingers form the shape of a triangle, which is symbolic of the energy of meditation, deep introspection and union with cosmic energy.
Dhyana Mudra is performed by the people to get the following benefits:
- One can concentrate its mind and thus able to perform daily activities with alertness.
- Attainment of spiritual perfection
- Prescribed for the students to increase the focusing ability and thus concentrate on studies. It indicates the perfect balance of thought, rest of the senses, and tranquility.
- The Dhyana Mudra helps to achieve world desires.
- Cure for mental illness.