2 feet / 24 inches Light Weight Kerala Design Nila Vilakku Diya NilaVilakku Brass Lamp
Number of items : 1 Diya
Type : Brass
Height : 2 feet / 24 inches
Weight : 2.9 kgs
Traditional South Indian Nila diya. Popularly called NilaVilakku,this beautiful brass diyas are authentic oil lamp's of India. These lamps are used to adorn temples, mandaps and homes.
Description : Nilavilakku is the traditional brass lamp in Kerala. Nilavilakku is an auspicious lamp used at homes, pujas and weddings. Lighting the lamp is considered auspicious in many South Asian cultures. In Kerala this particular type of diya known as Nila vilakku is used in most occasions. They are hand made and looks very elegant to light-in up your festival.
The diyas are mainly used as oil lamps. The wick is made from cotton and the oil used is mostly vegetable oil.
How to maintain : Use brass cleaning solutions to clean them once in a month. Tamarind can also be used to bring polish.