From our Vintage Collection - Magnificent Aarti or Prayer lamp with 5 arms for lighting camphor handcrafted by skilled Indian artisans from South India in excellent quality brass with 5 circular oil diyas resting on the 5 arms with the mythical yali under each of the 4 arms resting on a large circular base .
This exquisite aarti is for burning camphor and other types of incense as part of the Hindu prayer (puja) ritual. At the end of Aarti, the lighting of a ghee lamp in front of the deity whilst praying, the devotee lights the camphor burner as a further offering to God. The dissipation of the burning scent into the air symbolises the union of the devotee with God.
Measures: Height 22 cm | Each of the 4 arms measure 10 cm in height with the central lamp measuring 13 cm in height.
The round base of the lamp measures 18 cm
Weight: 1.40 kilograms
Note: The circular base can be dismantled for ease of cleaning.