Antique Khmer Style Seated Bronze Vishnu Statue - Protector & Preserver - 20cm/8"
Measurements (Height) 20cm/8"
Antique Khmer style seated bronze Vishnu sculpture. The Vishnu is in the post Angkor Wat Bayon style.
Vishnu is both world protector and preserver, restorer of moral order - he is all-powerful and all-pervasive by nature. In his hands he holds a variety of objects symbolising his mental and physical strength.
He is seated on a double lotus leaf pedestal. The lotus flower represents purity, compassion and the giving of great joy to all.
The Vishnu has perfect balance and proportions which are the key to a fine Vishnu sculpture. The casting is beautiful as you can see in the fine details of the face. Each detail is rendered perfectly.The patina and details of this piece are particularly appealing.
The perfect traditional in appearance Vishnu to bring serenity and timeless style to you home, office or sacred space.
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Vishnu is one of the most prominent deities in Hinduism, known as the preserver and protector of the universe. His worship is central to the Vaishnavism tradition of Hinduism. In this blog post we explore a little about the history, mythology, and symbolism of Vishnu.