Dimensions (H): 2.5 in.
Weight: 245 gms.
Ganesh statue hand carved in natural pyrite stone. This lovely carving of the Hindu Elephant God weighs 245 gms and is 2.5 inches in height. It is believed in Hindu tradition that Lord Ganesha is the first and most auspicious of all Gods, and it is customary to seek his blessings before embarking on any new venture, educational pursuit or journey. Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, is considered to be the remover of all obstacles in one's path.
Pyrite is a powerful protection stone which shields and protects against all forms of negative vibrations or energy, working on the physical, etheric, and emotional levels. It stimulates the intellect and enhances memory, helping to recall relevant information when needed. Pyrite assists one in seeing behind facades, promoting an understanding of that which lies beneath words and actions. The ancient Incas used Pyrite for meditation and divination. Pyrite inspires the universal energies to activate the nourishing energies of the body. It can be used in the treatment of bones and in the healing of cell formation. It treats lung disorders and bronchitis and has been used to reduce swelling and fevers.