Hand made cotton canvas
Size - 40 inches by 10 inches
Sold without a frame
This intricate & beautifully detailed patachitra in myriad colours, shows the Vishnu "Dashavataars"
The dimension of this patachitra is 30 by 8 inches perfect for such detailed work & perfect as a KEY painting in your living room.
The list of Dashavatara varies across sects and regions. If you notice, the order of the Dashavataras does seem to be reflective of Darwinian evolution.
- Matsya Avataar- fish, the first class of vertebrates; evolved in water
- Kurma (Tortoise) Avataar- amphibious (living in both water and land)
- Varaha (Boar) Avataar - wild land animal
- Narasimha (Half Lion Half Man) Avataar - beings that are half-animal and half-human (indicative of emergence of human thoughts and intelligence in powerful wild nature)
- Vamana (Dwarf) Avataar - short, premature human beings
- Parasurama Avataar - early humans living in forests and using weapons
- Rama Avataar - humans living in community, beginning of civil society
- Krishna Avataar - humans practicing animal husbandry, politically advanced societies
- Buddha Avataar- humans finding enlightenment
- Kalki Avataar - advanced humans with great powers of destruction.
This painting can be commissioned on request of the buyer and can be made to the specification of the buyer. Lead time - 30-35 days for delivery from date of payment for specially commissioned paintings.