Antique Lakshmi Statue Holding Lotus Temple Sculpture Supreme Goddess of Money, Power
Lakshmi is described as restless, whimsical yet maternal, with her arms raised to bless and to grant her blessings. Shri is the sacred name of Lakshmi. The eight divine forms of Goddess Lakshmi or Ashta-Lakshmi comprises: 1. Aadi-Lakshmi (The Primeval Goddess) or Maha Lakshmi (The Great Goddess) 2. Dhana-Lakshmi or Aishwarya Lakshmi (The Goddess of Prosperity and Wealth) 3. Dhaanya-Lakshmi (Goddess of Food grains) 4. Gaja-Lakshmi (The Elephant Goddess) 5. Santana-Lakshmi (The Goddess of Progeny) 6. Veera-Lakshmi or Dhairya Lakshmi (The Goddess of Valor and Courage) 7. Vidya-Lakshmi (The Goddess of Knowledge) 8. Vijaya-Lakshmi or Jaya Lakshmi (The Goddess of Victory).
An absolutely one of a kind antique temple sculpture, with an amazing energy , hundreds of sacred mantras chanted for many years give the Lakshmi a tremendous aura. She is the goddess of wealth, fortune, power, luxury, beauty, fertility, and auspiciousness. She holds the promise of material fulfillment and contentment.
A one piece carving that is not possible in todays day and age, the art of carving sacred sculptures is a very special one. THE ONLY ONE OF ITS KIND, IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND ANOTHER.
Size -115"x42"x15" inches
In order to keep the piece shiny you can use a cotton rag regularly clean the piece.