PaintingsBatikRadha an...

Radha and Krishna Love and Longing

Radha and Krishna Love and Longing
Availability: Out of stock
Batik Painting On Cotton
2.4 ft X 3.6 ft
Item Code: BE53
Price: $85.00
Shipping Free - 4 to 6 days
Viewed 9955 times since 2nd Oct, 2008
Amongst India's most seductive depictions of romantic love are the tales of the rendezvous of Radha and Krishna, a profoundly ecstatic vision of erotic passion and spiritual union.

The moment is quiet, the mood infinitely tender, the togetherness of lover and beloved touching in its simplicity. Krishna holds his beloved in a tight embrace, with one hand on her shoulder and the other caressing her face. He wears an ochre dhoti and a red scarf hangs down his shoulder. He wears a fancy crown but the rest of the ornaments are quite simple. He wears a long garland of wild flowers. The face of Radha and Krishna in profile show sharp features and long eyes. Krishna's eyes boldly reflect longing while there is concealed desire in Radha's. She is shown mostly from the back, except for the face which turns alertly towards Krishna. In one hand she holds a lotus bud which she has brought as a gift for Krishna but unfortunately for him, this comes in the way of their lips meeting in union. She wears a red ghagra (skirt) and a green odhini that conceals her entire body.

The background is in various tones of brown which was perhaps not a very good idea because the crackle effect, the most important and attractive aspect of batik, gets diminished. The branch of a nearby tree spreads protectively above their heads. Vertically placed images of Radha and Krishna enrich the passion that pervade the atmosphere of the work.

This description by Kiranjyot

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

Of Related Interest:

Krishna the Divine Lover in Indian Art (Article)

Krishna Tends to Radha's Feet (Miniature Painting On Paper)

Krishna with Gopis (Painting on Silk)

Stay longer, says He (Batik Painting On Cotton)

Radha Krishna Under a Tree (Madhubani Painting on Hand Made Paper)

The Jealousy of Radha (Painting on Marble)

The Colors of Love (Water Color Painting On Hand Carved Marble Saucer)

The Celestial Love (Kalamkari Painting on Cotton)

Krishna the Sensuous Musician (White Marble Sculpture)

The Life Of Krishna In Indian Art (Hardcover Book)

Stories of Krishna (Hardcover Comic Book)

Krishna (Paperback Comic Book)

Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Radha and Krishna Love and Longing (Batik | Paintings)

Inspired by Radha and Krishna. . . .
Radha Krishna Dhun (Audio CD)
Krishna Pursuing Heroine (A Folio from Nayika-Bheda )
A Prince Painting His Beloved’s Feet with Customary Dye
Baramasa: The Month of Vaishakha
Manipuri: Subtle, Sublime & Serene (With Booklet Inside) (DVD)
Krishnamayi: Mystical Melodies by Jagadguru Shri Kripaluji Maharaj (Audio CD)
Path Breaking Dancer : Dr. Sonal Mansingh (Odishi and Contemporary Choreographies) (With Booklet Inside) (DVD)
Jayadeva's Geeta Govinda (A Love Song)
Tantra (A Way of Living and Loving)
Krishna: A Journey Through the Lands and Legends of Krishna
Srimad Bhagavata : The Book of Divine Love (Sanskrit Text with Transliteration and English Translation)
Love Poems of Ghananand): A Rare Book
Love and Devotion
Rasikapriya (Ritikavya of Keshavdas in Ateliers of Love)
Sri-Sri Radha-Damodara Vilasa (The Inner life of Vishnujana Swami and Jayananda Prabhu): Volume One 1967-1972
Thank you for your wonderful website.
Jan, USA
Awesome collection! Certainly will recommend this site to friends and relatives. Appreciate quick delivery.
Sunil, UAE
Thank you so much, I'm honoured and grateful to receive such a beautiful piece of art of Lakshmi. Please congratulate the artist for his incredible artwork. Looking forward to receiving her on Haida Gwaii, Canada. I live on an island, surrounded by water, and feel Lakshmi's present all around me.
Kiki, Canada
Nice package, same as in Picture very clean written and understandable, I just want to say Thank you Exotic India Jai Hind.
Jeewan, USA
I received my order today. When I opened the FedEx packet, I did not expect to find such a perfectly wrapped package. The book has arrived in pristine condition and I am very impressed by your excellent customer service. It was my pleasure doing business with you and I look forward to many more transactions with your company. Again, many thanks for your fantastic customer service! Keep up the good work.
Sherry, Canada
I received the package today... Wonderfully wrapped and packaged (beautiful statue)! Please thank all involved for everything they do! I deeply appreciate everyone's efforts!
Frances, USA
I have always been delighted with your excellent service and variety of items.
James, USA
I've been happy with prior purchases from this site!
Priya, USA
Thank you. You are providing an excellent and unique service.
Thiru, UK
Thank You very much for this wonderful opportunity for helping people to acquire the spiritual treasures of Hinduism at such an affordable price.
Ramakrishna, Australia