Los Angeles County Museum of Art

March 2, 2015

Shiva, depicted in this copper-alloy sculpture, was especially popular and widely worshipped throughout southern India. Along with Brahma the Creator and Vishnu the Preserver, Shiva the Destroyer and Restorer makes up the triad of Hindu gods. He also serves as the patron god of yoga, recognized as the source of the cosmic dance that created the universe in endless...   Read On »

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