923 - Conch Tide                                         

In Buddhism, the sound of the conch shell symbolizes the voice of Buddha. 

In Hindu belief, the conch is sacred to Vishnu and symbolizes the call to waken from ignorance.

The shell can also signify a safe journey, power on Earth, and calling the faithful.

                              H. 27 1/8"  W. 39 1/8"

Fontana, David. The Secret Language of Symbols.  Duncan Baird Publishers, 1993.  p. 89.

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