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Aadhi Vinayagar Ganesha

Posted by
Sam (Chennai, India) on 22 November 2019 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

Naramuga Vinayagar, also called Aadhi Vinayagar ...
Lord Ganesha with human face ...

Aadhi Vinayaka (also known as Nara Muga Vinayaka; is a form of the Hindu deity Ganesha (Vinayaka), which portrays Ganesha with a human head, prior to being decapitated by his father, Shiva. This specific form of Ganesha is rarely worshipped, with only few dedicated shrines, such as the one at Thilatharpanapuri near Koothanur (between Thiruvarur - Mayavaram) Tamil Nadu ...

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adhi_Vinayaka

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Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

The famous !

22 Nov 2019 10:25am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien vu

22 Nov 2019 10:28am

Devi from Chennai, India

What a beautiful image here !!
I have seen two of them..
one in Thilatharpanapuri ( they call it Thesalapathi , now ) and one in Chidambaram :)
Thank you Sam :)

22 Nov 2019 10:57am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

So interesting. I don't think I've seen this before.

23 Nov 2019 12:24am