Nepal various Arts (NMN): photo 85
Photo 85 of 89 in Gallery: Nepal various Arts (NMN)
Image title: Mahakala (19th century)
This sculpture depicts Mahakala, from the 19th century.
Mahakala (महाकाल) can also be spelled as Mahākāla or Mahakal.
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.