Vintage Temple Bells Hand Crafted with Nandi Bull, Peacocks & Lions From South India - L19 cm x H16 cm
From our Vintage Collection - Hand held temple bell displaying the Nandi bull flanked by twin lions exquisite peacocks and the Naag ( snakes head) .
Hand crafted by skilled artisans from the South of India, these bells are used in temples by the priests or at home temples during morning prayers. .
The Nandi Bull as per Hindu Mythology is the vehicle or Vahan for Lord Shiva and is the bearer of truth and righteousness . God of skies & destruction, Shiva with Nandi is one of the oldest forms of Hindu representation - dating before 3000 BC.
Measures: Length 19 cm x Height 16 cm
Diameter of each bell is 8.5 cm .
Weight : 900 grams
Material : Brass