Hindu Hanuman Carrying Mountain Ivory Look Statue
Ivory Look Resin Statuette
Flat on the Back
Made in the USA
5 inches tall / 12.7cm
This statue shows Hanuman, one of the most well-known of the Hindu gods. There are many temples devoted to him in India. Many stories are told about him, his superhuman powers and his ability to change shape at will, which derive from his celibacy. Hanuman is considered to be a god of power and strength. As the greatest devotee of Rama, he is cherished as a symbol of total, selfless service.
In addition to having magical healing powers, Hanuman acts as the protector of towns and villages. He an exemplary devotee and knowledgeable in grammar and the sciences.