Hindu Stone Sculptures (NMN): photo 46
Photo 46 of 50 in Gallery: Hindu Stone Sculptures (NMN)
Image title: Yamuna (the river Jamuna)
This stone sculpture shows an image of Yamuna from the 19th century A.D.—Yamuna is the personification of River Jamuna. This image of four-armed Yamuna is seated on the back of a tortoise with her principal hands holding varadamudra and a lotus flower.
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.