Agastya

Volcanic stone | 88 x 39cm | 11th century

Unknown Maker

This pot-bellied sculpture of Agastya, a Saivite saint, with beard and jatabhara or matted hair is seen holding a kundika or water pot in his left hand. In Hindu tradition, Agastya is one of the sapta rishi or seven Vedic seers and one of the eight d...
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