This beautifully engraved oil lamp with a central peacock displaying its full plumage and 3 small peacocks under the lamp is handcrafted by skilled artisans from the South of India sculpted from excellent quality brass and hangs on a brass chain with links and a hook.
Peacocks, as per Hindu tradition, signify beauty and grace bringing joy when lit, hence normally seen hanging at the entrance of most homes and also as a sign of welcome to all guests.
The lighting of the peacock diya / lamp or vilakku is also significant during festivals and during all puja / prayer ceremonies bringing in light, prosperity and happiness to the whole family.
Total Length with the chain - 58 cm
Length of chain - 40 cm
Diameter of the oil lamp - 15 cm
Weight : 1.6 kilograms