This is a Dakshinavarti sacred pooja Shankh. It has smooth texture. It is white with occasional beige colored linings. This is considered very auspicious when kept in Pooja altar. akshinavarti shankha also Known as Lakshmi Shankh is considered very auspicious when kept at any sacred place or the place of worship. This shankha is believed to bring good luck and prosperity. Also, it is known to remove all the negatives energies. This is a non-blowable shankh.