The King of Dance - Majestic Nataraja depicting the third god of Hindus – The Lord Shiva measuring 42 cm High and 36 cm wide in solid brass with beautiful workmanship by artisans from the South of India, this is a Must Buy.
In this avatar Shiva – who is believed to be the destroyer of all evils is shown in the form of a divine dancer. The dance signifies putting an end to an exhausted world and showing the creation of a new world by the Lord Brahma, first god responsible for the creation of the universe.
In this brass sculpture Lord Shiva is seen dancing in a ring of flames, while lifting his left leg and is seen balancing on demon that is believed to signify his ignorance. That is – when Shiva comes as Nataraj he is on his own, without any fear of any evils, or any obstacles. Nataraj is always depicted with his four hands.
A cobra (snake) uncoils from his lower right forearm.
The upper right hand holds a “Damru”, a small drum shaped instrument.
The second right hand is in ‘Abhayamudra’ meaning protection against evil and ignorance.
The upper left hand contains fire, symbolizing destruction.
The second left hand points towards the raised foot which signifies liberation.
Measures: Height 42cm x Width 36 cm
Weight: 5.600 kilograms
Material: Solid Brass figure / sculpture in brass finish