Spectacular, figurine carved in wood of Prince Rama on Garuda, with snakes all around the turtle, coming from Bali Indonesia.
Dimensions: 40 cm high. . In beautiful condition.
In Hindu mythology Garuda is a mythical creature, half human half bird (eagle). He serves as a mount for the god Vishnu. The Garudas are also a class of gods (or supernatural being) in Buddhism and Hinduism. He is also the King of birds and is a descendant of Kasyapa and Winata, one of the daughters of Daksha.
He is also the archenemy of snakes, this trait was inherited from his mother, who ever has had a quarrel with another concubine and her superior, named Kadru, the mother of all snakes, who represents the primeval serpent.
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- Numero totale di oggetti
- Scultura in legno del principe Rama su Garuda
- Bali, Indonesia
- Seconda metà XX secolo
- Buone condizioni
- Venduto con supporto
- 40×13×22 cm
- 2 kg