An antique finish vilakku (oil lamp). Also known as deepam, this vilakku has space for 5 wicks, with an auspicious Shankh design symbolic of Sri Maha Vishnu.
Deepam, also known as vilakku or oil lamps are traditionally placed before the altar in a temple or pooja room. The purpose is to provide a soothing light to highlight the features of the deity placed in the Pooja room. The oil lamp, or vilakku, attracts positive energy when lit. Crafted by professional artisans, this lamp is crafted with robust materials to withstand heat, making it optimal for daily use. Deepam can be used in households for decorative or religious purposes.
With an antique finish, this traditional lamp is small and sweet, providing easy storage, and creating a serene atmosphere. This particular piece has a Shankh (conch) design, symbolic of Sri Maha Vishnu. Its stunning design and aesthetic appeal, as well as cultural significance and spiritual value, make this antique finish oil lamp an excellent addition to your home decor and pooja space.