Yakshini (Yogini)

Image title: Yakshini (Yogini)

Description of the photo

This bronze sculpture shows an image of Yakshini (Yogini), from the 20th century A.D.—The image of Yakshini (Yogini) is standing on a simple base in pratyalidha-asana posture with her left hand holding a bird. The central fold of the lower garment is nicely executed between two legs.

Yakshini (Yogini) can also be spelled as Yaksini, Jogini or Yakṣiṇī (यक्षिणी), Yoginī (योगिनी ).

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: 1/25
Aperture: f/4.5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 32mm

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Size: 4.73 MB
Resolution: 2061 x 5254
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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