The Glory Of Lord Ganesha, Wall Hanging Mask Made in Nepal
Ganesha, the god of beginnings is honored at the start of rites and ceremonies. He Is the remover of obstacles and symbolizes wisdom, truth and intellect. This precious 24 karat gold gilded wall hanging of Trinetra Ganesha is very precisely and delicately formed, keeping all the identifiable features underlined. The deep encarved eyes represent the importance of focusing on the target works and the third eye on forehead indicates his supreme knowledge and understanding. Big, flower patterned ears show his ability to hear all and grasp all; trunk folded from below holds a laddoo and the two decorated tusks exemplify the two aspects of human quality, wisdom and emotion. Wide open mouth demonstrates the natural human desire to enjoy life in the world. Ganesha wears a supremely embellished crown with red colored beads forming a border and three flashy Trishul like representations above it. The triangular design of the crown covers the forehead giving an enthralling look and has a long bell attached to it hanging parallel to the trunk. The long top at the back of the crown is like a pretty flower having three long petals, about to bloom. The crown is the most attractive feature of the sculpture. This sculpture has its own aesthetic appearance. Ganesha, with his presence in the house or office creates an aura of divineness, trust and purity.
Copper Sculpture gilded with 24 Karat Gold
19.50 inch Height x 12.00 inch Width x 6.00 inch Depth