Seated Ganesha - Brass
4.5"h x 3.25"4 x 2.5"d
- One-of-a-kind very pure brass murthi (sacred statue) from Thanjavur & Pondicherry in Southern India.
- Handmade using traditional lost-wax casting, an 11thcentury technique popularized by the Chola empire that represented a flourishing period of art and religious renaissance of Hindu temples in Southern India and South East Asia.
- The atelier has been family owned for over a hundred years.
Each Deity represents a specific type of energy that can be channeled by meditating upon that deity.
Ganesh is one of the most popular deities in the Hindu pantheon, is the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. He represents intelligence, stability and auspiciousness. He is said to be the remover of obstacles and to shower prosperity and higher intellect on those who worship him.