Brass Statue Garuda (Tarkshya or�Vynateya): King of Birds & Mount of Lord Vishnu (11574)
The Garuda is a eagle like sun bird or bird-like creature in Hindu, Buddhist and Jain mythology. He is the vehicle mount (vahana) of the Hindu god Vishnu, a dharma-protector and Astasena in Buddhism, and the Yaksha of the Jain Tirthankara Shantinatha.Garuda is described as the king of birds. He is shown either in zoomorphic form (giant bird with partially open wings) or an anthropomorphic form (man with wings and some bird features). Garuda is generally a protector with power to swiftly go anywhere, ever watchful and an enemy of the serpent. He is also known as Tarkshya and Vynateya. Garuda is a part of state insignia in many Asian countries.
Brass idol: Garuda, the sun-bird or the vehicle-mount of Lord Vishnu
Dimensions: 3*1*3.5 incheses (L*W*H)| Weight: 350 grams approximatelys approximately
Made of pure solid brass metal by folk artisans with superfine carving
Has significance in Hindu, Buddhist & Jain mythology
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