Ganesha : With Vasuki the Serpent, Pattachitra Leaf Painting

Ganesha, is the ruler and the bestower of eternal bliss. Hence it is believed that every new journey in life that is initiated after offering prayers to the lord culminates with riches of favorable results. The snake represents the divine energy that infuses all living forms. At times, the snake is shown around Ganesha’s neck. Here, it represents kundalini, the coil of psychic energy that lies at the base of our spine. Carved of green stone in its grandeur, depicts the lord in a sedentary position with his trunk turning to left. The trunk turning left symbolizes moon and the cool power of ida nadi in our psychic body.This also signifies that the lord blesses the devotees with the access to the fruit of their work in the material world.

Pattachitra painters, who make paintings over a piece of cloth known as Patta or a dried palm leaf, specialize in this unique art-form since generations. Raghurajpur a heritage crafts village in Puri district, Odisha is famous for this centuries old craft-works which at least date back to 5 BC. A mixture of chalk and gum is used in unique proportion to create this beautiful piece.

Note: In all its grandeur this can be custom made i.e. hand painted over a specific time frame in a specific size. 

Dimension 18 x 12 inches
CULTURE Raghurajpur , Odhisha , India
MEDIUM Dried Palm Leaf painted with chalk and gum
COLLECTIONS Pattachitra Painting
Weight0.0 kg
Price$115
Product Codeacbppsgssn-14

Category: Pattachitra Painting

Type: Unknown Type




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