Hindu Bronze Sculptures (NMN): photo 72
Photo 72 of 85 in Gallery: Hindu Bronze Sculptures (NMN)
Image title: Ganesha (four-armed)
This bronze sculpture shows an image of a four-handed Ganesha, who is seated on the lotus base with his hands holding an axe, a sweet ball, a tooth and a lotus.
Ganesha can also be spelled as Ganesh or Gaṇeśa (गणेश).
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.