ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 125

g

Description

Maunavratin Vishnu. god is seated on a lotus seat in yoga. He is having four arms, the surviving hold gada, chakra and Mauna (raised finger near the lips) female attendant with flowers and seated devotees with folded hands flank the deity at the bottom. Halo is flanked by flying vidyadharas with garlands. A small human figure beneath the lotus seat probably represents garuda.

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Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 125
2 Title of object Maunavratin Vishnu/Yogeswar Vishnu
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 10th – 11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 43 cms.
Width : 32 cms.
Thickness : 20 cms.
Fixed in showcase
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Vaisnava Gallery)