Majestic pair of 33 cm tall sculptures of Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi handcrafted in excellent quality brass with a gold and brown patina by artisans from the south of India.
Lord Vishnu is one of the principal deities of Hinduism revered as the supreme being in Vaishnavism and worshipped for adopting various incarnations or avatars to preserve and protect dharmic principles whenever the world is threatened with evil, chaos and destructive forces.
Standing on a round pedestal, his four arms hold the sankha (a conch), chakra (discus), gada (mace) and padma (lotus) respectively.
Lakshmi is the Indian goddess of Wealth and Prosperity seen wearing an ornate robe and fine jewellery with her four hands representing the 4 goals of human life and hinduism which are Dharma, Karma , Artha and Moksha.
Wife and Shakti (Energy) of Vishnu, one of the principal deities of Hinduism and the Supreme Being in the Vaishnavism Tradition, Lakshmi is also found in Jain temples and is known as a goddess of abundance and fortune for Buddhists and is seen represented on the oldest surviving stupas and cave temples of Buddhism in India and Southeast Asia.
Each of the sculptures measures 33 cm tall x 9 cm wide standing on a round pedestal with a diamater of 10 cm.
Weight : 7 Kilograms for the pair.