Dakshinavarti Whelks is a conch shell that is considered sacred in Hindu. This shell once called the Indian Ocean home and housed a large sea snail. Tiger Dakshinavarti whelks is a Goddess Lakshmi conch. Keeping this at home will make family atmosphere peaceful and sound. It is believed to surround the family with love and unity. 3-4" shell that may varying in size, shape and colors from piece to piece.