Hindu Stone Sculptures (NMN): photo 33
Photo 33 of 50 in Gallery: Hindu Stone Sculptures (NMN)
Image title: Mahalakshmi
This stone sculpture shows an image of Mahalakshmi, from 17th century A.D.—This image of Mahalakshmi (Maha-lakshmi) is seen in lalitasana posture on a decorated base. Both of her hands are carrying the lotus flower. Kirtimukha (makara) is shown righty upward the image.
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.