Shiva Nataraja Statue Antique Brass with Master Crafter's Stone Inlay
Dancing Shiva Nataraja Statue is brilliantly hand embellished with Stone Inlay is an antique honey gold colored brass all metal base, with multi-colored inlay stones.
Shiva is the source of all movement within the cosmos, represented by the arch of flames. The dance releases humans from the lower self or ego and an attachment ro the physical world.
As Nataraja (Sanskrit: Lord of Dance) Shiva represents apocalypse and creation as he dances away the illusory world of Maya transforming it into power and enlightenment.
Impressive work by our artisan co-op in Calcutta.
Heavy and substantial sculpture weighs approx 2 pounds 10 ounces
Full metal statue
8.5 inches high
Base: 3.75 inches wide x 2.25 inches deep