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Antique Brass Tiruchoornam Bharani (Container)

10
Feb
Antique Brass Tiruchoornam Bharani (Container)
  Tiruchoornam Bharani in the shape of fish. This wonderful art object in the form of a fish is actually a Bharani (Container) made out of Brass metal used for storage of red powder called Tiruchoornam. Tiruchoornam is used by Vaishnavite sect of Hindu Brahmin Community to apply Namam, a religious mark on their forehead. Vaishnavism and the Namam  Namam depicting the Vishnu Padam (foot) in “U” shape in white colour and red colour line in between “U” shape depicting Goddess...
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