Vintage Wood Carving of Lord Ganesha Handcrafted in Mango Wood From South India - H 32 cm x W 21 cm x D 8 cm
Majestic wooden sculpture of Lord Ganesha chiselled by hand from the soft and delicate Mango wood found in most States of south India.
Hand finished with dark natural oils, this wooden Ganesha is carved from a single block of wood and hand crafted by artisans showing off the finest details of the Ganesha's attributes.
Ganesha, also known as Ganapati and Vinayaka, is one of the best-known and most worshipped deities in the Hindu pantheon found throughout India, Srilanka, Thailand and Nepal and widely revered as the remover of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences and the Deva of intellect and wisdom.
As the god of beginnings, he is considered highly auspicious and honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies.
Use as a wall hanging to highlight this 3 dimensional woodcraft or as a self standing sculpture.
Height 32 cm x width 21 cm x depth 8 cm
Weight: 1.65 kilograms
Material used: Mango wood / natural oils.