Nepal various Arts (NMN): photo 84
Photo 84 of 89 in Gallery: Nepal various Arts (NMN)
Image title: Chyaskamani (18th century)
This sculpture depicts Chyaskamani, from the 19th century.
Chyaskamani (छ्यास्कामनी) can also be spelled as Chyāskāmanī.
This photo is from the collection of various artworks from Nepal, including the wood work found at Kumari Ghar, a special home/temple for the dwelling of Kumari at Basantapur.—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.