This brass idol of Lord Krishna, is meant for performing Puja at your home, or for simply decorating your home in Hindu way. Dimesions: 9.5 cm x 6 cm x 18 cm. Weight: 840 grams approx. The brass feel gives it a typical traditional and natural appearance which will surely enhance the ambiance of your house. It is handcrafted from brass by skilled artisans of India. Carved intricately with fine details. According to the Bhagavata Purana, which is a sattvic purana, asserts that Krishna is Bhagavan Himself, and subordinates to itself all other forms: Vishnu, Narayana, Purusha, Ishvara, Hari, Vasudeva, Janardana, etc. Krishna is often described and portrayed as an infant or young boy playing a flute as in the Bhagavata Purana, or as a youthful prince giving direction and guidance as in the Bhagavad Gita. The stories of Krishna appear across a broad spectrum of Hindu philosophical and theological traditions. They portray him in various perspectives: a God-child, a prankster, a model lover, a divine hero, and the supreme being. The principal scriptures discussing Krishna's story are the Mahabharata, the Harivamsa, the Bhagavata Purana, and the Vishnu Purana. He is also called as Govinda Gopala. The Lord Krishna statue can also be displayed in businesses, such as in Indian restaurants and behind the counter in retail stores. When used in the workplace or in a business, this Krishna statue makes a beautiful decoration while serving an important spiritual function. This Handmade Indian Brass Lord Krishna Idol can be a stunning decorative item. Be sure to fill your life with happiness and prosperity if you gift it to your loved ones or if you own one for yourself.