Vintage Wood Scupture of Krishna - God Of Love & Compassion - Ht 31 cm x W 20 x D 5 cm

Exquisite handcrafted sculpture of Lord Krishna playing the flute from a single block of raintree wood by master craftesmen from Tamil Nadu, South India . 

The great exponent of the Bhagavad Gita, Krishna is the god of compassion, tenderness and love and is considered to be one of the most popular and widely revered among Indian deities.

Dark and extremely handsome, the word Krishna literally means 'black' which also connotes mysteriousness and a favourite with all the village girls called "Gopis.

The anecdotes and narratives of Krishna's life are generally titled as Krishna Leela.    He is a central character in the Indian Epics Mahabharata, Bhagvata Purana and the Bhagavad Gita, potrayed in various perspectives such as a God-child, a prankster, a model lover, a divine hero and the supreme power.

Measures: Height 31 cm x 20 cm wide x depth 5 cm.

Weight: 900 Grams