Brass Shankha or Conch - Sacred Emblem of The Indian God Vishnu - 16 cm Length

In Hinduism, the Shankha or Conch is a sacred emblem of the Hindu preserver god Vishnu. 

This beautiful Shankha with a smooth surface is hand crafted from solid brass by skilled Indian artisans and can be found in most temples, households and blown during celebrations, weddings and festivals by the head of the house or the priest.

It is still used as a trumpet in Hindu rituals, and in the past was used as a war trumpet. The shankha is praised in Hindu scriptures as a giver of fame, longevity and prosperity, the cleanser of sin and the abode of Lakshmi, who is the goddess of wealth and consort of Vishnu. 

Measures: Length 16 cm with a circumference of 20 cm. 

Weight: 500 grams each

Note: The price is for one Shankha.