Magnificent 37 cm tall brass sculpture of Lakshmi - Indian goddess of Wealth and Prosperity wearing an ornate robe and fine jewellery seen with her four hands representing the 4 goals of human life and hinduism which are Dharma, Karma , Artha and Moksha and an exquisite elephant at the base holding a oil lamp.
Wife and Shakti (Energy) of Vishnu, one of the principal deities of Hinduism and the Supreme Being in the Vaishnavism Tradition, Lakshmi is also found in Jain temples and is known as a goddess of abundance and fortune for Buddhists and is seen represented on the oldest surviving stupas and cave temples of Buddhism in India and Southeast Asia.
Lakshmi is considered to be auspicious and can be found in most Indian homes in their temples / prayer rooms and worshipped with flowers during daily prayers for providing wealth and prosperity of all the members of the family and is most worshipped during Deepavali - The festival of lights.
Measures: Height 37 cm x Length 19 cm standing on a square pedestal of size 13 x 13 cm.
Weight : 4.75 Kilograms