This decorative item represents 3 Lord Ganesha's surrounded by 7 bells.
Ganesha is worshipped by hindus, boedhists and jainists alike.
Ganesha is the people's hero and is regarded as the bringer of wisdom and happiness, the remover of obstacles and the protector of merchants and travellers
The bells represent Ohm, the primordial sound that created our univers.
Dimentions: 30 cm tall - 10 cm across
Most of their products are manufactured under their supervision in an ashram in India, where they closely monitor working conditions and salary of the workers. The labour force consist mainly of farmers wifes who thus can generate an income of their own. Child labour is strickly not allowed.
The ritual incense and ayurvedic products are manufactured according traditional Vedic recipes and techniques; a part of the revenue of these products is used for supporting an ayurvedic hospital which offers free medical care for the poor.
The provenance of the products of other manufacturers is closes monitored; each year several visits are made to these factories to check on the working conditions.