Large garden Stone statue of sitting Dewi Sri - Goddess of the earth

Price
£3,015

This large garden statue is 100% hand made from a single block of natural Indonesian river stone, the intricate carving depicting “Dewi Sri” - the Indonesian Rice Goddess - in the ardhapadmasana seated position, or half lotus pose, with her right leg on top of her left.  Her right hand is in front of her chest in the vitarka mudra of teaching.

Dewi Sri is the Goddess of the earth and the Mother of the Javanese and Balinese people.  She is worshipped as the Rice Mother and as the Rice Bride, brings the rain when the monsoon arrives.  She is considered to be the inspirer of Bali’s highly productive method of cooperative rice farming as well as Bali’s master landscaper, protecting and nurturing the rice padi.

This stone statue has been hand carved by highly skilled artisans in Indonesia where an array of religions and beliefs are respected and celebrated by single communities. The goddess Dewi Sri is widely venerated as the great benefactress of the people who protects them against hunger, even in the semi-Islamized regions.

Includes separate decorative plinth as shown.

Statue height 47 inches
Overall height 61 inches

Statue height 120 cm
Overall height 155 cm

Item code: dewisrisitting

Home Approval Service

From a single piece to complete home furnishing, your choice of cabinet furniiture, various pictures, upholstery, persian rugs etc, can be brought to you by our delivery team who will always be accompanied by a Director or Experienced Senior Manager

As period and country house furnishing specialists, we offer a unique ability to completely furnish homes from our unrivalled stock holdings and access to over 5,000 classic furniture designs and antique reproduction gilded mirrors. This service offers you the opportunity to view furnishing items in situ prior to final purchase. From a single piece to complete home furnishing, your choice of cabinet furniiture, various pictures, upholstery, persian rugs etc, can be brought to you by our delivery team who will always be accompanied by a Director or Experienced Senior Manager.

Brights of Nettlebed are members of the Care & Fair initiative and Whole Child Charity, we aim to financially supporting education and health for carpet knotting families in India, Nepal and Pakistan.

At Brights of Nettlebed we provide a White Glove Delivery service on this item meaning we deliver, assemble and remove any packaging for no extra cost. Applicable within 100 miles of our Oxfordshire showroom.

Our Free Delivery And Assembly Service

At Brights of Nettlebed we would like to ensure our customers have an easy and enjoyable buying experience. That's why we are offering free delivery and free assembly on all Amalfi garden sets. They will be delivered free of charge by our friendly team and include removal of any rubbish. We will also assemble the garden furniture for you upon delivery. We are also providing free cushion covers with all Amalfi purhcases.

Home Approval Service

As period and country house furnishing specialists, we offer a unique ability to completely furnish homes from our unrivalled stock holdings and access to over 5,000 classic furniture designs and antique reproduction gilded mirrors. This service offers you the opportunity to view furnishing items in situ prior to final purchase. From a single piece to complete home furnishing, your choice of cabinet furniiture, various pictures, upholstery, persian rugs etc, can be brought to you by our delivery team who will always be accompanied by a Director or Experienced Senior Manager.

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