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an image of a statue on the wall
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Carved stone. My Son (cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu temples). Vietnam, Asia.
pakizah: This type of ceremonial necklace, called ‘tikma’, is worn by Newar women of the Kathmandu Valley at many life-cycle ceremonies, including girls’ initiation ceremonies. It is also worn at marriages and by dancers portraying female deities. The pale inset turquoises are carved with representations of the Hindu god Vishnu, who rides his vehicle Garuda. In a culture in which Hindu and Buddhist iconography and worship practices have in many cases blended, this iconographic programme would no Vintage, Bijoux, Ornament, Indian Jewelry, Tibetan Jewelry, Ethnic Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Traditional Jewelry, Kundan Jewellery
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pakizah: This type of ceremonial necklace, called ‘tikma’, is worn by Newar women of the Kathmandu Valley at many life-cycle ceremonies, including girls’ initiation ceremonies. It is also worn at marriages and by dancers portraying female deities. The pale inset turquoises are carved with representations of the Hindu god Vishnu, who rides his vehicle Garuda. In a culture in which Hindu and Buddhist iconography and worship practices have in many cases blended, this iconographic programme would no
an intricately carved statue in the corner of a building
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Carpenters’ Cave - Ellora Caves The Ellora Caves, located in the Charanandri hills, are just a 15 minutes local bus ride from Aurangabad, Maharashtra, and date from the 5th - 10th centuries A.D. The earliest caves, from the 5th. - 7th. Centuries, are Buddhist, whilst the later caves are Hindu and Jain. This image is from Buddhist Cave 10 - the ‘Carpenter’s Cave’/’Vishwakarma’, so called because the craftsmen carved bands of stone to look like wooden beams hol
a white statue is standing on a wooden base
19th Century Ivory carving of Lakshmi the goddess of material and spiritual wealth,and the embodiment of beauty.The consort of the Vishnu.She is believed to bring good luck and protection.Lakshmi is worshiped daily in Hindu homes as the goddess of wealth.She is also worshiped as the consort of Vishnu.The festivals of Kojagiri Purnima and Diwali are celebrated in her honour. When depicted in white she is said to represent the purest form of nature from which the universe developed.
a silver statue holding a flute on top of a black surface with a blue light behind it
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Carved statues have been in existence for centuries. Inspired by the innumerable forms of the divine, Divinity showcases three Hindu deities: Ganesha - lord of success, Krishna - the embodiment of love and divine joy, and Lakshmi - Goddess of wealth and purity. Each sculpture is unique, conveying different characteristics and significance through various gestures and facial expressions.
an elephant statue sitting on top of a table
A beautiful murti (statue) of Ganesh. Lord Ganesh known in Hinduism as the remover of obstacles is one of the most beloved Hindu idols of all time. Sculptured, painted, carved and molded statues and paintings of him are inspired by his immense symbolism & meaning. There is just something magical about Lord Ganesh that helps focus one's inner energies toward the job at hand or in gaining that peace you want. More about Lord Ganesh http://cuisinecuisine.blogspot.com/2007/07/om-ganeshaya-namah-
an intricately carved wall panel with flowers and swirls on the outside, is shown
Temple Column Carving
A carving on a pillar at the Hindu temple in Aurora, Illinois.
an artistic sculpture is displayed on top of another statue in the shape of a woman's head
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A Mami Wata dance mask carved by the contemporary artist John Goba of Sierra Leone is a mini-Himalaya of Hindu motifs, with rearing cobras and snarling dragons perched atop a triple-headed goddess.
an intricately carved bull's head hanging on the side of a building
Close-up of an intricately carved water buffalo skull found on display in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. The carving portrays the Hindu god of knowledge, Ganesha
Dancing Ganesh Ganesha Hindu Elephant God of Success Orissa Stone Carved Statue 8 Inch by Mogul Interior, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B009UTQ934/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_XmRHqb0JCAGHV Stone Sculptures, Yoga, Interior, Ideas, Ganesha Hindu
Dancing Ganesh Ganesha Hindu Elephant God of Success Orissa Stone Carved Statue 8 Inch by Mogul Interior, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B009UTQ934/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_XmRHqb0JCAGHV
an intricately carved wooden object on display
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Hindu Temple Carving - The swastika has a long history in Hinduism, spanning several thousands of years, entirely separate from its modern bastardization by the Nazis. The etymology of the word swastika connects the Sanskrit su (good) and asti (to be). It represents Lord Ganesh, and stands for peace, luck and well being.
an elephant carved into the side of a white object on top of a black rock
Eastern Trade Winds by Agustus-Collection :: Sculptures & Carvings :: Mammoth Ivory :: Hindu God GANESHA Carved MAMMOTH IVORY Art-Carving Sculpture PENDANT ~ Bali
This is an extremely expressive statue or carving of a most beloved Hindu deity.  I have kept very few over the years, because I want images and statues which really speak deeply of the energy of incarnated spirit of these particular avatars.  This is the most beautiful Baba Hanuman I have ever seen.
Baba Hanuman
This is an extremely expressive statue or carving of a most beloved Hindu deity. I have kept very few over the years, because I want images and statues which really speak deeply of the energy of incarnated spirit of these particular avatars. This is the most beautiful Baba Hanuman I have ever seen.