Tag: hindu sculptures

A solemn Devi Sarasvati is seated in lalitasana on the back of Her swan. The pristine bird, known for its beauty and poetry of motion, is Her vahana or mount.... Read More

This striking Shiva sculpture is indeed the very picture of asceticism. This portrayal depicts Him walking across the Himalayas, a section of the jagged folded rocks beneath His kharam-clad feet.... Read More

The history of wood carving dates back to the Middle Paleolithic age and exists as a universal phenomenon in human culture as a means for artistry. Wooden sculptures have gradually... Read More

The Hindu deity, Bhagwan Krishna is famous for his naughty leelas with Radha and other gopis of Gokul, the intense charm of his face and the madhur (melodious) tunes arousing... Read More

Ashtalakshmi are a group of eight manifestations of Hindu goddess Lakshmi. She presides over the eight sources of wealth which are, prosperity, fertility, good fortune, good health, knowledge, strength, progeny... Read More

Bejeweled luxuriously in gold ornaments all over the body; goddess Lakshmi is decorated with multiple necklaces around her laboriously carved slender neck and a super long jewel garland veiling her... Read More

Maa Saraswati is the goddess of knowledge and the consort of Brahma, the creator. She is the dawn goddess whose cosmic rays dispel the darkness of ignorance. This wooden Saraswati... Read More

Mahakali is the great darkness and also personifies the universal power of transformation, the transcendent power of time and the cosmic goddess who rules unchallenged over the entire universe. She... Read More

Lord Krishna is one of the biggest stars who has dominated and influenced the Indian thought, life and culture in a very profound way. Here he stands on a lotus... Read More

The beauty of Devi Parvati is supreme. She is wife to the Lord of destruction, the great Lord Shiva. With Him She resides in Kailash Mansarovar, Her skin the same... Read More