Kerala Lamp - Thiri Nilavilakku
Product Code: BB01
Availability: Made to Order
The Nila vilakku is the traditional bronze lamp of Kerala. It is used to light the lamp for worship, in the mornings and evenings. It can also be used as a welcoming lamp, and is a wonderful gift and a traditional souvenir from Kerala. This traditional Thiri lamp has 5 'thiris' or wick spaces.
Height: 9 inches
This lamp is meant for lighting for occassions. After lighting, you can rub tamarind to bring the shine back, and clean. Once in 5 years, you can use special powders for cleaning brass / bronze items to bring the shine back.