Vishvarupa Vishnu

Image title: Vishvarupa Vishnu

Description of the photo

This stone sculpture shows the image of Vishvarupa Vishnu (16th-17th century) from the Malla period. This image is standing erect with a powerful representation of Vishnu as supreme god. Here, Vishnu is holding his usual attributes like a conch, a flaming wheel, a mace and lotus seed and is flanked by female and male attendants.

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 stone sculpture (prastara-murti-kala) section.

Photo details:
Date: 2019-11-29
Camera: SONY ILCE-6400
Exposure: 1/30
Aperture: f/4.5
ISO: 100
Focal length: 27mm

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Size: 2.31 MB
Resolution: 1364 x 2400
© License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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