Lord Ganesha of Hindu mythology is the deity of intellect and wisdom; one who removes obstacles, advocates arts and sciences. Handcrafted by the local Master Craftsman out of Kadam wood, the statue of Ganesha stands majestically within the intricate and beautiful Jaali Work carved in single piece. Exclusive piece of detailed Indian wooden handicraft depicting Ganesha in one of his divine forms enhanced by the surrounding Jaali work.
About This Art
The wooden handicraft has flourished in India since the Indus Valley civilization. It has been a prominent art which is evident from the fact that the land is blessed with vast varieties of trees.
This is a highly evolved form of Wood Carving and is most popularly done on Kadam Wood. While making a statue, The Master Craftsman conjures the image from seasoned kadam wood. He carves the sculpture by hand with admirable detail all around . The figures and statues are near perfect and almost life-like.