Durga (alidhasana pose)

Image title: Durga (alidhasana pose)

Description of the photo

This bronze sculpture shows an image of Durga, from the 17th century A.D.—Durga as a consort of Shiva is very popular in Nepal and has various forms of iconographic features. This image is standing in alidha-asana pose on a simple dais holding her usual attributes in each hand.

Durga can also be spelled as Durgā (दुर्गा).

Gallery information:

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.

Photo details:
Date: 2019-11-29
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/30
Aperture: f/4.5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 31mm

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Size: 4.93 MB
Resolution: 2545 x 3200
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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