Shitala

Goddesses of Health

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SPECIFICATIONS

Country:
Ghana
Year of Issue:
2022
Face Value:
5 Cedis
ID:
GH0087
Metal Purity:
999
Weight:
62.2 g
Dimensions:
50 mm
Quality:
Antique finish
Mintage:
500 pcs
Box:
Yes
CoA:
Yes
Features: Digital printing

DESCRIPTION

Meet our new coin, depicting Shitala – a Hindu goddess who, as believed, once freed the world from disease. Available in 2022, this beautiful coin is made of high-quality silver with colourful digital printing on its reverse.

According to Hindu beliefs, Shitala emerged from a sacrificial fire for Goddess Parvati. She is commonly believed to hold a pot and a silver broom in her hands. So, Shitala appears on the coin with these sacred objects. The Shitala coin may serve as a personal lucky talisman for health, or just can be an eye-catching item for your collection.

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