Vintage Wood Carving of Lord Ganesha From Tamil Nadu, South India. Diameter 30 cm x D 5 cm
Majestic round shaped wood sculpture of Lord Ganesha sitting on a lotus flower carved from a single block of wood by the most skilled artisans from Tamil Nadu, South India.
Set in a round shape with 4 domes as a wall hanging with a diameter of 30 cm, this exquisite carving is a collectors item.
Each symbol associated with the elephant-headed Hindu god is viewed as a reminder to manifest the powers held within us.
The Abhaya Mudra is the gesture of fearlessness with the sign of OM of his lower right hand and symbolizes Ganesh's blessings and protection on a person's journey through life, especially the spiritual one.
In his upper right hand, Ganesh usually holds an axe to cut off all attachments of life and symbolizes removal of your obstacles or delivery of justice.
Modakapatra, the bowl of sweets in his left lower hand exemplifies Ganesh’s love of sweets. The axe is a tool used to destroy ignorance in the world. The noose illustrates the notion to draw loved-ones close, but also remind us to encircle and save strayed ones in extraordinary ways.
The Lotus flower, Ganesha is sitting upon represents enlightenment.
Ganesha, one of the most beloved and worshiped hindu deity is the son of Lord Shiva and Parvati and is worshipped as the God of wisdom, prosperity and considered most auspicious for new beginnings.
Diameter of the wooden round sculpture - 30 cm with a depth of 5 cm.
Diameter with the 4 domes is 43 cm.
Weight: 1.50 kilograms.