PaintingsHinduKrishna ...

Krishna in the Lap of Mother

Krishna in the Lap of Mother
Available: Only One in stock
Exclusive
Specifications:
Oil Painting on Canvas
Artist Om Prakash Saini
3.0 feet x 4.4 feet
Item Code: OP39
Price: $355.00
Shipping Free - 4 to 6 days
Viewed 21556 times since 2nd Oct, 2008
Lila stories referred to in the Bhagwat have been popular themes with painters all over India in all times.

Krishna, Yashodha's darling son was a delight to the cowherds of Vrindavan. Krishna had transcendental qualities from birth and he grew up in the power, beauty and opulence of the level of Narayana, the supreme personality of godhead.

The mother's lap is the throne of baby Krishna as he sits bejeweled, holding in his hands the butter and yoghurt, he was so fond of. As Yashodha became engross in her household duties, Krishna with brother Balarama stole butter from the gopis houses. The cowherdesses came complaining to Yashoda, she scolds Krishna in front of them but as soon as they have left, she takes Krishna in her lap and is overwhelmed with maternal affection. She herself is dressed in rich clothes and jewellery, befitting the wife of Nanda Maharaja. There is love in her gesture as she closely holds her son. Her downcast eyes show her contentment with life as she sees her son grow. She knows he is no ordinary child and feels blessed to have him.

The baby is wearing jewellery that his mother has so lovingly adorned him with. She has put in his tiny feet and at the waist, strings of tinkle bells so that she may know the whereabouts of her child as she executes her domestic chores. Krishna's hair is tied up in a neat knot on top of his head with a peacock feather inserted as a head decoration.

The viewer is struck by the bond and love between the mother and her child in this awesome painting. The colours used are brilliant, yet subdued, so as not to disturb the gentle quality of the theme and the emotions thus portrayed.

This description by Kiranjyot


Free Shipping. Delivered by to all international destinations within 3 to 5 days, fully insured.

Of Related Interest:

Yashoda Krishna (Water Color Painting on Marble)

Mother Yashoda with Krishna and Balarama (Miniature Painting on Paper)

Little Krishna (Jewelry)

Gopala the Butter Thief (Oil Painting)

Little Krishna gets a Bath (Miniature Painting on Paper)

Read more...
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Krishna in the Lap of Mother (Hindu | Paintings)

Baby Krishna in the Lap of Mother Yashoda
Narasimha – The Supreme God
Krishna-Lila Episodes and Rasa
Pata-chitra Temple with Krishna-Lila Episodes
How They Came to Sri Aurobindo and The Mother (Twenty-Nine True Stories of Sadhaks and Devotees): In Four Volumes
The Adventures of Young Krishna (The Blue God of India)
Silent Thunder (Self a Scientific Perspective)
Stories and Episodes from Srimad Bhagavatha Maha Purana (Set of 3 Volumes)
Universe and Man (Aitareya Upanisad)
THE COMPLETE MAHABHARATA: 9 Volumes
Lila (Set of 6 Volumes)
The Divine Songs of Sage Poet Ramprasad
Rosary of Hymns (Selected Poems of Surdas)
The Lord’s Lay: The Bhagavad Gita (On The Breath in Everybody’s Life)
THE PADMA PURANA (Ten Volumes)
Testimonials
I am very happy with your service, and have now added a web page recommending you for those interested in Vedic astrology books: https://www.learnastrologyfree.com/vedicbooks.htm Many blessings to you.
Hank, USA
As usual I love your merchandise!!!
Anthea, USA
You have a fine selection of books on Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.
Walter, USA
I am so very grateful for the many outstanding and interesting books you have on offer.
Hans-Krishna, Canada
Appreciate your interest in selling the Vedantic books, including some rare books. Thanks for your service.
Dr. Swaminathan, USA
I received my order today, very happy with the purchase and thank you very much for the lord shiva greetings card.
Rajamani, USA
I have a couple of your statues in your work is really beautiful! Your selection of books and really everything else is just outstanding! Namaste, and many blessings.
Kimberly
Thank you once again for serving life.
Gil, USa
Beautiful work on the Ganesha statue I ordered. Prompt delivery. I would order from them again and recommend them.
Jeff Susman
Awesome books collection. lots of knowledge available on this website
Pankaj, USA