Vintage Brass Sculpture of The Dancing Ganesha On His Vahan - The Mouse - Ht 25 cm x Width 13 cm

This majestic idol of the most famous Hindu deity, Ganesha dancing atop his vahan - The mouse upon a rectangular pedestal is handcrafted by artisans from the South of  India.

Ganesh (also spelled Ganesa or Ganesha and known as Ganapati, Vinayaka and Pillaiyar) is the Lord of Good Fortune who provides prosperity, fortune and success.     He is the Lord of Beginnings and the Remover of Obstacles of both material and spiritual kinds.

As per hindu mythology, Ganesha and his vahan are able to go into nooks and corners of the world to carry out his mission as the destroyer of obstacles and one who can pass through tiny holes and narrow pathways, even in the darkness of night. This gives the quality of all-pervasiveness to Ganesha.

The sculpture of the hindu deity Ganesha is considered to be auspicious as is made  from Pancha loha or the five-metals, an alloy of sacred significance and widely used for making temple idols.

Measures: Height 25 cm x width 13 cm 

The rectangular pedestal measures 10 cm x 8 cm. 

 Weight : 2.150 kgs