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Vishnu Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 32 pictures in our Vishnu collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


The Churning of the Ocean of Milk, ca. 1780-90. Creator: Unknown Featured Print

The Churning of the Ocean of Milk, ca. 1780-90. Creator: Unknown

The Churning of the Ocean of Milk, ca. 1780-90. At the time of the great deluge aeons ago, many treasures-- including amrita, the nectar of immortality--were lost beneath the primordial ocean. Gods and demons still jockeying for power decided to raise these powerful objects from the watery depths. They harnessed the serpent Vasuki as a rope to turn Mount Mandara and Vishnu assumed his tortoise avatar to support the giant pivot. The demons, tricked into pulling the head of the snake, were weakened by its poisonous breath. Here, many of the treasures have already been raised and are visible in the sky, while Vishnu is seen twice, below and atop the peak

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Statue of a goddess, part of a triad Featured Print

Statue of a goddess, part of a triad

Statue of a goddess, part of a triad. Probably a representation of Lakshmi, the "sakti" (wife) of Vishnu. She stands on a lotus throne in "tribhanga" (triple flexion) holding a lotus bud. Detail. Country of Origin: South India. Culture: Hindu. Date/Period: Late Chola Dynasty early 13th C AD. Place of Origin: Tamil Nadu. Material Size: Bronze H:62 cm. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Theresa McCullough Collection, London. Location: 16

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