Opal Elephant
Opal Elephant with Buddha Head
Opal Elephant
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Opal Elephant


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There is no limit to the adorableness of this pure opal elephant. Perfectly carved and dazzling in its opalescent light, it cheers up any space. Handcarved out of pure opalite, this is such a delightful piece and also makes a great gift!

Also sold in our children's collection, it will come in a children's unboxing experience with a special box, bag with the opal elephant and sticker. 

  • Handmade in India
  • Made of pure opalite.
  • Measures 3 inches in length, 2 inches in height.
  • Handcarved in Jaipur, India by highly skilled murti artisans.




Opalite benefits include a creativity boost and inspiration. It is also known for swiftly uplifting one’s mood and bringing about a more lighthearted attitude towards life, which we all need to be reminded to have sometimes. Their iridescent hue is so, so beautiful. We recommend cleaning this piece with a microfiber cloth or water.

 

Elephants are revered symbols in many cultures, as they are the largest living land mammals. In feng shui, they represent strength, protection, wisdom, and good luck! 

Native to Asia and Africa, the elephant has always been highly admired.  Elephants are revered in Buddhism and are one of the seven precious treasures of the universal monarch. Like a snow mountain, the elephant embodies dignity, majesty, and power.

In much of Buddhist and Hindu iconography, deities ride on elephants and are considered honored vehicles for transmitting spiritual teachings. In the Vedic systems, Ganesha is one of the most popular and loved deities. He has the head of an elephant and body of a boy. In ancient times, elephants were trained to battle because they were so powerful that they could remove any obstacles.

Feng shui recommendations: they can be positioned to face outward to guard at the main entrance of the home. The symbols can be placed on either the interior and exterior sides of the entry,