A beautiful example of Newari craftmanship. You will find lamps like this on altars in houses, or used in nightly 'Aarti' prayers around a home. Ganesh is the defender and remover of obstacles; as well as the god of wisdom and success. A Son of Lord Shiva and Parvati, he is also viewed as the Lord of New Beginnings. Among the shamanic groups in Nepal, he is seen as the 'first shaman.' Email for pricing.