Hand Carved Wooden GANESH Hindu Elephant Deity MASK Handmade in NEPAL Sculptural Wall Hanging Decor Red
Ganesh : Brief Introduction Ganesha is one of the deities best-known and most widely worshiped in the Hindu pantheon. His image is found throughout India and Nepal. Hindu sects worship him regardless of affiliations. Although he is known for many other attributes, Ganesha's elephant head makes him particularly easy to identify. Ganesha is widely revered as the Remover of Obstacles and more generally as Lord of Beginnings and Lord of Obstacles, patron of arts and sciences, and the deva of intellect and wisdom.
Made of real pine wood, the authentic mask was hand-carved and painted in Nepal.
The masks are used in various rituals and ceremonies, such as dances, festivals, and religious ceremonies, and are worn by dancers or performers. They are also believed to have protective powers and are often used in rituals to ward off evil spirits or bring good luck.
It measures approximately
Large - 12 inches tall, 6 inches wide, and 3.5 inches deep.
Medium - 9 Inches tall, 5 inches wide, and 2.5 inches deep.
Attached a metal loop on the reverse side will allow you to hang the mask easily to the wall or anywhere you want to hang it.
The pictures you see are of the exact piece that you will be receiving. This is a one-of-a-kind, handmade, traditional folk art piece.