ASI Museum Khajuraho

Antiquities 566



Image of Anantasayi Vishnu, Brahama is seated on a lotus issuing out broken of the god’s navel. Lakshmi damaged is shown massaging the feet of her lord. The frame broken shows the Dasavataras, Navagrahas, Sarasvati and Gaja- Lakshmi. Incarnation & Navgraha depicted on upper portion of frame. Saraswati on right lower & Gaja-Lakshmi on lower left. and some human figures are shown on the lower pedestal.

View Gallery
Sr. No. Title Information
1 Accession / Registration No. 566
2 Title of object Anatasayi Vishnu
3 Type of object Sculpture
4 Date / Period 11th Century A.D.
5 Dynasty / Style Chandella dynasty
6 Provenance Khajuraho
7 Material Sand Stone
8 Measurement / Weight Height : 70 cms.
Width : 101 cms.
Thickness : 24 cms.
Extent & Fixed in pedestal
9 Location at the museum Displayed in the museum (Vaisnava Gallery)