These exquisite wood carvings of Hindu diety Lakshmi - Goddess of wealth & prosperity along with the wood carving of Lord Ganesh - Hindu God of wisdom is hand crafted in mango wood by skilled artisans from the state of Tamil Nadu, south India.
Lakshmi is the Hindu goddess of wealth, fortune and prosperity and Ganesha the Hindu god of wisdom, knowledge and considered most auspicious for new beginnings.
Both deities are worshipped especially during the Indian festival of Deepavali - The festival of lights held each year to celebrate the home coming of Lord Ram and his wife Sita from exile.
Lighting of lamps is considered to be auspicious on this festival and altars are decorated with sculptures of Lakshmi and Ganesha for worship to bring in wealth and prosperity of all the members of the family.
Each sculpture measures: 30 cm Tall x 18 cm wide
Weight for both carvings : 1.25 kilograms