SculpturesNataraja...

Nataraja

Nataraja, the dancing Shiva is depicted here in a magnificent illustration. This posture of lord and the artwork is known as ‘anshumabhed agama’ and ‘uttarakamika agama’, as mentioned in Nataya Shastra, holding Agni (fire) in his left back hand, the front hand in gajahasta (elephant hand) or dandahasta (stick hand) mudra, the front right hand with a wrapped snake that is in abhaya (fear not) mudra while pointing to a Sutra text, and the back hand holding a musical instrument, usually a damaru. This form is featured in many of the major Sanatan Dharma temples.

In this deity, the fingers, ankles, neck, face, head, ear lobes and dress are shown with symbolic implements, which vary from the historic period and region. His dance is known as Tandava. Lord Bholenath is surrounded by a ring of fire all around him. Nataraja dances upon an endocrine mystery who is lying on a lotus pedestal lifting his left leg up. The short limbed stocky eye popping dwarf, Apasmara with possible mental retardation with a name that suggests epilepsy throws open a host of endocrine diagnoses. This character symbolizes spiritual ignorance and nonsensical speech. Here is one view of the medical mystery under Shiva's dancing feet.

Well known illustrative symbol of India and popularly used as a symbol in Indian culture.

Specifications:
Brass Statue
25.5 inch Height x 21.2 inch Width x 8 inch Depth
13 kg
Item Code: ED19
Quantity:
Price: $650.00
Shipping Free
Usually ships in 10 days
Be the first to review this product
Viewed 7517 times since 20th Feb, 2020
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Nataraja (Hindu | Sculptures)

Small Nataraja
Large Size Ganesha - The Son of Nataraja
4 Colors
Large Size Ganesha - The Son of Nataraja
The Haunting Beauty Of Lord Nataraja
Nataraja in a Stylized Ring of Flames
Large Size Nataraja (Lord of the Dance)
Lord Shiva as Nataraja
Nataraja
Nataraja
Nataraja
3 Colors
Nataraja
Shiva as Nataraja
Nataraja
5 Colors
Nataraja
The Splendour Of Nataraja
2 Colors
The Splendour Of Nataraja
Nataraja
Lord Shiva as Nataraja
11 Colors
Lord Shiva as Nataraja
Nataraja
2 Colors
Nataraja
Testimonials
Namaste and many thanks! Lovely collection you have! Tempted to buy so many books!
Revathi, USA
I received my order. Thanks for giving the platform to purchase artifacts of our culture. You guys are doing a great job. Appreciate it and wish you guys the best.
Manju, USA
Fantastic! Thank You for amazing service and fast replies!
Sonia, Sweden
I’ve started receiving many of the books I’ve ordered and every single one of them (thus far) has been fantastic - both the books themselves, and the execution of the shipping. Safe to say I’ll be ordering many more books from your website :)
Hithesh, USA
I have received the book Evolution II.  Thank you so much for all of your assistance in making this book available to me.  You have been so helpful and kind.
Colleen, USA
Thanks Exotic India, I just received a set of two volume books: Brahmasutra Catuhsutri Sankara Bhasyam
I Gede Tunas
You guys are beyond amazing. The books you provide not many places have and I for one am so thankful to have found you.
Lulian, UK
This is my first purchase from Exotic India and its really good to have such store with online buying option. Thanks, looking ahead to purchase many more such exotic product from you.
Probir, UAE
I received the kaftan today via FedEx. Your care in sending the order, packaging and methods, are exquisite. You have dressed my body in comfort and fashion for my constrained quarantine in the several kaftans ordered in the last 6 months. And I gifted my sister with one of the orders. So pleased to have made a connection with you.
EB Cuya FIGG, USA
Thank you for your wonderful service and amazing book selection. We are long time customers and have never been disappointed by your great store. Thank you and we will continue to shop at your store
Michael, USA