Thursday, October 11, 2007

Saraswati

















A statue of goddess Saraswati in the Crafts Village (Shilparamam). Saraswati is regarded as the goddess of knowledge, music and the arts. She is depicted in white clothes with a stringed instrument called "Veena".


"Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess? "- Ludwig van Beethoven

4 comments:

Neva said...

What an interesting statue....I am fast approaching my 100th post...come visit and see what I post!

Which Main? What Cross? A B'lore Photoblog said...

I love ur city. Been there a few times and I have always been overawed by the things there and the food. Bangalore is slightly too plastic in comparison. Looking forward to seeing more pictures here :) Keep posting!

Kumudha said...

Thank you!

smilnsigh said...

"...goddess of knowledge, music and the arts"

What lovely things to be the Goddess of!

Mari-Nanci
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