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Vishnu Iconography

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Vishnu Iconography | RM. history of art: Vishnu Iconography Upulvan Temple at Devi Nuwara (Dondra Head), Sri Lanka Virtual-Babaji-Vishwananda: Maha Vishnu

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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
Jasmine: Correspondences
Jasminum officinale or J. odoratissimum Folk Names: Jessamin, Moonlight on the Grove Gender: Feminine Planet: Moon Element: Water Deity: Vishnu Power: Money, Love, Prophetic Dreams...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary J
Bodhi: Correspondences
Ficus religiosa Folk Names: Bo-Tree, Peepul Tree, Pipul, Sacred Tree Gender: Masculine Planet: Jupiter Element: Air Deity: Bhudda, Vishnu Power: Fertility, Protection, Wisdom, Meditation...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
Isis/Aset
ISIS and ASET are really two different deities. When the worship of Isis rose, Aset had already been forgotten for hundreds of years, at this time only a small group of priests still knew how to read the hieroglyphs of the temple walls. Isis was more a Roman...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Nun/Pesdjet
Nun was the god who personified the primeval waters, the chaos which existed before there was shape and form, the dark liquid mass out of which there appeared the creator-god. Nun is regarded as having no surface, stretching into infinity. Not subject to...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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The Iconography of Hindu Temple : Idea and Image
of twenty four forms of Vishnu in the outer wall on both sides of each parsva devata shrines.
Vishnu Flanked by His Personified Attributes Central India; 10th
an understanding of basic iconography allows us to identify them.
5. Hinduism
Unit 5 Information Sheet 2 Continued – Vishnu Iconography. Ananta means endless or infinite and stands for cosmic time, which is infinite.
SAPTA MATRIKAS IN INDIAN ART AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE IN
Indian Art Images Hindu

Suggested Web Resources

Vishnu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hindu iconography - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Iconography Of Lord Vishnu
Hindu Gods Iconography « Triangulations
Jan 18, 2010 Hindu Gods Iconography. Trimurti: Brahmā, Vishnu, and Shiva. The Mahabharata Series (cont.
Symbolisms associated with the Vishnu icons : sreenivasarao s

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