Our exquisite figurines are made from brass and have an antique finish which illuminates the fine and meticulous detailing found on each piece. These little deities will fit perfectly into your pocket or on any altar. SYMBOL: Lord Vishnu is the godhead of the Hindu trinity. He is the powerful preserver of the universe and protector of the world. Vishnu maintains cosmic order and restores morality. Vishnu is merciful, compassionate and peaceful. The four hands of Vishnu represent his dominance over the four directions of space.