|Description||Whitewood Jalicut Monkey Set - 5 Inches x 2 Inches
Size :6.35 x 4.318 x 12.7 cm
Product SKU : TLH-71174
This is a jalicut monkey set sculpted from whitewood. It was made in Karnataka. The three wise monkeys sometimes called the three mystic apes, are a pictorial maxim. The three monkeys are Mizaru, covering his eyes, who sees no evil; Kikazaru, covering his ears, who hears no evil; and Iwazaru, covering his mouth, who speaks no evil.
There are various meanings ascribed to the monkeys and the proverb including associations with being of good mind, speech and action. In the Western world the phrase is often used to refer to those who deal with impropriety by turning a blind eye.
The designs and motifs are usually derived from architectural details of temples. These jalicut monkey set have attractive designs and appearance.