Exquisite handcrafted brass temple frame or Prabhavali as is popularly known depicting "Yali" and the 5 headed Naag with temple pillars on either side is mounted on rich and vibrant pink coloured raw silk inside an antique finish gold frame with an idol of Lord Dattaguru - The paradigmatic Sanyasi and one of the lords of Yoga, venerated as a Hindu god.
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 is crafted with a 5 headed snake hood at the top.
Size of the frame with prabhavali : Height 40 cm x Width 26 cm
Size of the brass Prabhavali : Height 23 cm and Wide 16 cm
Weight: 1.20 kilograms