Hindu Bronze Sculptures (NMN): photo 4
Photo 4 of 85 in Gallery: Hindu Bronze Sculptures (NMN)
Image title: Aparamita
This bronze sculpture shows an image of Aparamita, from the 20th century A.D.—This image of Aparamita is seated cross-legged on the double lotus base. Both hands are placed on the lap and holding purna-kalasha, the holy pitcher.
Aparamita can also be spelled as Apāramitā (अपारमिता).
The National Museum of Nepal (Rashtriya Museum) houses a variety of sculptures, carvings, statues, paintings and other objects grouped according to the major religions such as Hinduism and Buddhism. This photo is from the Hindu bronze sculpture (dhatu-kala) section.