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Collections | Wood Carvings | THRIPURANTHAKA MURTHI


Thripuranthaka Murthi is a form of Lord Shiva. In this form, Lord Shiva is pictured with a bow and arrow. Thripuranthaka Murthi is associated with the destruction of three mythical cities of asuras. The image is standing two handed in a fighting posture and is placed on a horse driven chariot with “dwaja.

Acc No: W1
Measurement: 46.5 x 28 cm
15th Century CE
Kulathupuzha, Kerala