Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Trimurti


The carving of Trimurti in Elephanta caves, 20 feet (6.1 m) in height, depicts a three-headed Shiva. The three heads are said to represent three essential aspects of Shiva: creation, protection, and destruction.
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation uses this image as their logo.

14 comments:

  1. tryskelion, beginning, middle and end, the three dimensions, youth, middle years, age. Much to ponder for those with eyes

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  2. Nice click of the Trimurti sculpture that Elephanta is so famous for.

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  3. awesome carving. It's so detailed

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  4. Interesting... no head behind. Seeing coming and 'going' would be a good thing.

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  5. Great capture of a fascinating carving!!! Hope your week is going well!!!

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  6. Couldn't go there during previous Mumbai visits... will try next time

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  7. This month is Of Lord Shiva . Jay shiv Shankar !!

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