Beautiful Large Bronze Dancing Temple Ganesh, Buddha, From Angkor Wat, Cambodia.
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Beautiful Large Bronze Dancing Temple Ganesh, Buddha, From Angkor Wat, Cambodia.:
STUNNING LARGE BRONZE DANCING GANESHA
The elephant-headed son of Shiva and Pavarti; the Hindu god of knowledge and remover of obstacles, represented as an obese human figure with the head of an elephant and four arms.
It is widely believed that "Wherever there is Ganesha, there is Success and Prosperity" and "Wherever there is Success and Prosperity there is Ganesha".
Traditionally he is honoured with affection at the start of any ritual or ceremony, even by devotees of other Hindu deities. Whether it is diwali puja, a new vehicle, students praying before exams, beginning a business venture, sessions of bhajan (devotional chanting), or taking a trip, it is Ganesha they pray to. Throughout India and the Hindu culture, Ganesha is the first icon placed into any new home or abode.
THIS VERY RARE AND UNUSUAL FIGURE OF A FOUR ARMED GANESHA IS SHOWN INA DANCINGPOSE ON ARAISED SQUARE BASE.
HE HOLDS ATTRIBUTES IN HIS HANDS INCLUDINGHIS BROKEN RIGHT TUSK, SYMBOLISING WISDOM, AN TRIPOD DAGGER SYMBOLISING REMOVAL OF OBSTICLES AND A NOOSE, WHICH GUIDES FOLLOWERS ON THE CORRECT PATH.
THE FIGURE WEARS ORNATE'SAMPOT' ANKLE-LENGTH PANTS AND A DISTINCTIVE CROWNEDHEADPIECE.
HIS RIGHT FOOT IS RAISED POISED TO CRUSH IT, THE MOUSE REPRESENTS DARKNESS, CRUSHING THE MOUSE LEADS TO THE REMOVAL OF DARKNESS, SHOWING THE WAY.
THIS GANESH IS251 MM HIGH.
IT WEIGHS 2148 GRAMS.
THE STATUE IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITHA BEAUTIFUL GREEN VERDIGRIS PATINA, WITH SOME SPOTS OF BRIGHTER GREEN VERDIGRIS, AND SOME SMALL RUST-SPOTS. I WILL LEAVE IT TO THE BUYER TO CLEAN IT OR LEAVE IT AS IT IS.
THIS STATUE IS A FIRST CLASS ITEM, IN WONDERFUL CONDITION, IT REALLY IS STUNNING.
An impressive and large Ganesh statue, it would look beautiful in any align="center">
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