Known as the destroyer of Mahishasura, the Goddess Durga occupies a special place in the Hindu pantheon of Gods. Known as the mother of the universe and revered as the spiritual power behind the work of creation, preservation and destruction of the world, Durga, through all her forms, has come to encompass the essence of salvation and sacrifice. She is worshipped as the mother of bounty and wealth, the mother of beauty and knowledge as well as the embodiment of purity, truth and self-realization. Read about how she killed the demon in this article.
This exquisite chalkstone sculpture pays tribute to her multi-dimensional being and represents the goddess as in classical literature: resplendent, victorious and gloriously seated upon her lion. The master craftsman easily manages to capture both a feeling of immense power as well as benevolence and peace through this exquisite artefact. Carved in an ancient style, dating back centuries, this masterpiece makes a perfect addition to your living room or your puja room.
Note: In all its grandeur this can be custom made i.e. hand sculpted over a specific time frame.
|14" x 7" inches
This pattachitra or painting on canvas using natural colors depict Ganesha the destroyer of obstacles and Lakshmi , the goddess of wealth, fortune, and prosperity (both material and spiritual) together. Most hindus consider it auspicious to worship goddess Lakshmi and lord Ganesha on the day of Diwali as it is considered that Goddess Lakshmi isits every house and blesses all with wealth.
Saraswathi is revered all over the world as the Hindu Goddess of Wisdom, learning and knowledge. Revered as the 'Mother of the Vedas', Vedic scholars the world over begin and end sessions with an invocation to her. This intricately carved chalkstone sculpture showcases the key elements of the goddess' divine personality; a book representing wisdom and learning, a rosary symbolizing peace and meditation, a water pot to purify the right from the wrong and a veena to represent all the creative arts. The adroit craftsmanship on this beautiful sculpture captures the peace and inner glow of the goddess in a state of pure enlightenment and also conveys her serenity through her relaxed posture.
Carved out of white marble using centuries old Rajasthani artisanship, this sculpture can be entrenched in the Puja room or the living room.
Note: With respect to size, the statue can be custom made -- hand sculpted over a specific time frame.
In Indian culture, we always put teachers and purveyors of knowledge on a pedestal. For us, there is no learning endeavor that begins without the blessings of Goddess Saraswati. Seated here on a pedestal with the Veena in her arms, she represents the purity of mind that only learning and growth can bring. Standing testament to the artist’s creative ability is the rare representation of the Goddess in Blackstone.
We once had the opportunity to create a similar but customised sculpture for a client. You can read what she has to say about it here.
Note: In all its grandeur this can be custom made i.e., handcrafted exclusively for you in the size of your choice to suit your needs.
Suggested Placement: In your living room or puja room.
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