This is a divine Lota | vessel handcrafted in brass and beautifully engraved by artisans from South India, depicting wrap around figures of the most popular 4 Hindu dieties - Lord Ganesha, Goddesses Lakshmi, Saraswati and Lord Hanuman on the 4 sides of the vessel.
Lord Ganesha is 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 honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies.
Lakshmi is the Hindu goddess of wealth, fortune and prosperity and is the wife and Shakti (energy) of Vishnu, one of the principal deities of Hinduism and the Supreme Being in the Vaishnavism Tradition.
Saraswati is the Hindu goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom, and learning worshipped throughout Nepal and India. She is a part of the trinity (Tridevi) of Saraswati, Lakshmi and Parvati.
Hanuman is the son of Vayu, the God of Wind and is ultimate hero of the epic Ramayana famous for his loyalty and bravery and one of the greatest devotees of Lord Rama, in other words the Vanara who aided Lord Rama in rescuing His Consort, Sita, from the Demon king, Ravana.
The brass vessel measures:
Height 13 cm x Diameter 11cm with a cricumference of 50 cm
Weight: 950 grams