Vintage 31 cm Tall Brass Deep Lakshmi Standing On An Elephant & Protected By A 5 Hooded Naag

Magnificent vintage stone patina finished sculpture of the traditional Deep Lakshmi holding an oil lamp standing atop a beautifully crafted elephant on a rectangular pedestal and protected by a 5 hooded Naag.s

When the sun goes down at the end of the day, its the light of the 'deep' or 'diya' or earthen lamp that dispels the darkness. Darkness is associated with sadness, lifelessness, ignorance etc. Light or 'Prakash' is Lakshmi, who gives us the wealth of brightness.
Deep Lakshmi brings joy, celebration, 'gyan' or knowledge and life. She shows us the way even in dismal, dull, and dark situations. Deep Lakshmi signifies the 'ray of light' that inspires us towards life, ideas, and progress.

Handcrafted by skilled artisans from the South of India, this exquisite sculpture of the Deep Lakshmi is a collectors item.

Size: 31 cm tall x 9 cm wide. 

Size of pedestal : Length 10 cm x wide 6 cmWeight: 2.100 kilograms

Care: After every prayer or lighting of the lamp is over, please remove the burnt oil and wick remains, wipe it with a dry cloth and it is ready for reuse. Please do not use chemicals.  

Alternatively, you can also use a tea light .