Beautiful brass Shiva Statue with Lapis Lazuli, red coral and turquoise inlay.
Lord Shiva is a highly revered Hindu deity, who is the part of the great holy Trinity (Brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh/Shiva - the Creator, the Preserver and the Destroyer). 'Shiv' means welfare. Shiva is not only a Lord but is also considered as the prime God in the Panchdev Pujan. In the Shiv Mahimna strot, Pushpadant has described him in a wonderful manner by mentioning him as unborn, the reason for the everyone's existence, creator, nurturer and destroyer. Size : 8.5