Saraswati: The Goddess of Knowledge

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Saraswathi is revered all over the world as the Hindu Goddess of Wisdom, learning and knowledge. Revered as the ‘Mother of the Vedas’, Vedic scholars the world over begin and end sessions with an invocation to her.
This intricate painting showcases the key elements of the goddess’ divine personality; a book representing wisdom and learning, a rosary symbolizing peace and meditation, a water pot to purify the right from the wrong and a veena to represent all the creative arts.
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 ancient 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 e.g. handcrafted exclusively for you in a size of your choice to suit your needs

Suggested Placement: In the living room or in the prayer room


Dimension 9" x 4" inches
Weight0.6 kg
Product Codeacbpspgspi-03

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