From our vintage selection - Pair of hand crafted brass vintage temple frames depicting "Yali" mounted on vibrant orange raw silk inside an antique finish gold frame blessed by Goddess Saraswati .
As per Indian mythology, the Yali is a mythical creature portrayed as part lion, part elephant and part horse believed to be more powerful than the lion, the tiger or the elephant.
Seen sculpted on pillars of south Indian temples with figures of of gods and goddesses, this Prabhavali - as is popularly known, is crafted with a 5 headed snake hood at the top, peacocks, birds and worshippers.
The brass idol of Goddess Saraswati - Hindu goddess of knowledge, music, art, wisdom and learning is placed inside the small temple frame and is considered highly auspicious.
This Prabhavali - the never ending circular Halo around an Indian God or temple, is a collectors item and perfect to adorn any space in your home.
Measures: Size of the frame with prabhavalis : Height 48 cm x Width 26 cm
The brass temple frames measure: Top - 18 cm x 11 cm / Bottom - 13 cm x 9.5 cm
Weight: 1050 Grams