The beautiful brass figure of tortoise is nicely crafted revealing a sense of aesthetic beauty and perfection. Tortoise is considered auspicious in Hindu traditions. The tortoise is a symbol of longevity, with a potential lifespan of ten thousand years. It is believed that keeping such a holy symbol at home gives long life to everyone in the family. In Feng shui, the tortoise is considered a celestial creature. The tortoise represents the compass direction of north, the element of water and the number one. In Feng shui, the black tortoise is represented by hills or mountains behind the home. If you keep a tortoise figure at home, you will get assistance when you need it and the relaxation that comes from a life that’s fully supported, protected and drawing good fortune.
Tortoises are considered to be very auspicious in Feng shui. A tortoise attracts the good fortune of wealth, generating income and business opportunity.