This is a magnicent sculpture of Garuda - King of Brids and Lord Vishnu's trusted vehicle enabling him to travel the many different realms. handcrafted from a single block of wood by artisans of Tamil Nadu, South India.
In this beautifully handcarved sculpture, Garuda is standing with his hands clasped together in the Namaste position of greeting and respect directed at his Lord Vishnu. With his beautiful wings spread wide and outstretched and the delicately handcarved mythical yali on the top of the carving makes this sculpture truly inspiring.
Garuda is also the protector with power to swiftly go anywhere, ever watchful and an enemy of the serpent and is also known as Tarkshya and Vynateya.
Measures: 30 cm Tall x 17 cm wide x 5 cm in depth.
Weight : 800 grams