Majestic 34 cm tall oil lamp with Lord Ganesha mounted above a large diya | oil lamp upon a large ornate pedestal enhanced by exquisitely crafted peacocks on either side of the lamp and beautiful filigree work by artisans from the South of india,
Ganesh - also known as Ganapati, Vinayaka and Pillaiyar is the Lord of Good Fortune who provides prosperity, fortune and success. He is the Lord of Beginnings and the Remover of Obstacles of both material and spiritual kinds.
The elephant trunk signifies Lord Ganesha's remarkable memory and intelligence.
The lighting of the "Deepam"or lamp / Diya denotes and illuminates knowledge and eradicates the darkness and the ignorance in us. In Hindu culture, lighting of a lamp is also considered an auspicious part of the Pancha loha, or the five-metals, an alloy of sacred significance and widely used for making Hindu temple idols.
Measures : . Height 34 cm x Width 22 cm X Depth 17 cm
Diameter of the diya is 20 cm
Weight : 5.15 Kilograms
Use: Pour oil into the large base and light the lamp using cotton wicks.