Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Paintings > Batik > Nrittya Ganesha
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Nrittya Ganesha

Nrittya Ganesha

Nrittya Ganesha

Availability:
Sold Out
Specifications:

Batik Painting On Cotton

2.4 ft x 3.5 ft
Item Code:
BE11
Price:
$90.00   Shipping Free - 4 to 6 days
Notify me when this item is available
Notify me when this item is available
You will be notified when this item is available
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Nrittya Ganesha

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 8708 times since 30th Oct, 2011
Once Ganesha was walking along a forest path. Lost in his reveries and delight at the beautiful day, he forgot to look at the path ahead of him. Turning a corner, he bumped into Brahma, who was on his way to the river. The bump quite knocked out the wind out of Brahma. He glared at Ganesha and said in anger: "Son of Parvati, I. I.... -" But the curse he was about to pronounce upon this impudent youngster with an elephant head died before it was born - for Ganesha, seeing that Brahma was angry, had begun to dance. At first his big belly shook and his feet thudded noisily. The flowering creepers swung away in alarm, and hordes of chattering black-faced monkeys scurried up to the very tops of the trees, their small babies clinging to their underbellies.

But as Ganesha concentrated, his fat body took on an elegance all its own, and his dance was as beautiful as the rhythm of the tides and the music of the stars. Brahma's frown, trying hard to stay on his face, melted away, and he broke into a smile. "Truly you are a son of Shiva, Ganesha," said Brahma. "Like the strokes of a pen that end each verse of a poem, Shiva's dance ends each cycle of creation. But your dance - your dance has in it the laughter of creation itself, the joy of the universe." Finally Ganesha stamped and whittled, did a final whirl, and ended with his feet planted squarely on the ground. He faced Brahma, laughing, and held his right hand, palm facing out, in the gesture of blessing called the abhaya mudra. Brahma bowed down to Ganesha in respect. "You who are young, yet have such exquisite dancing in your soul, I bow to you. I was about to curse for interrupting my thoughts, but now I bless you instead, O Ganesha. You will be known by people as the Master of the Dance.All who perform this art in town and in city, in temple and in court, must first invoke your blessing. May it be so, as long as the earth shall live." In the classical Indian dance style called Bharatanatyam, Ganesha's gesture of blessing, the abhaya mudra, means "be not afraid." Even today, every Bharatanatyam performance begins with a special brief dance that recalls Ganesha's grace and seeks his blessings.

Click Here to read the Article: Ganesha - the Elephant Headed God, Art and Mythology

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Nrittya Ganesha (Batik | Paintings)

Dancing Ganesha Temple Hanging Four Wick Lamp
Brass
10.0 inch x 7.0 inch x 7.0 inch
Chain Length-26 inch
2.0 kg
Item Code: ZBF05
$171.00
Backorder
Backorder
Dancing Ganesha with Two Shivagan
South Indian Temple Wood Carving
36.0 inch x 20.5 inch x 6.0 inch
15.5 kg
Item Code: ZBO15
$995.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Dancing Ganesha Hanging Puja Lamp with Bells
Brass
12.0 inch x 9.0 inch x 9.0 inch
26 inch-Chain Length
3.2 kg
Item Code: ZBE37
$248.00
Backorder
Backorder
Ganesha Dances Under a Temple Arch
Brass Statue
13.5" X 9.5" X 4.5"
4.8 kg
Item Code: ZV07
$242.00
Backorder
Backorder
Dancing Ganesha on Peacock
Brass Statue
14.0 inch x 7.0 inch x 5.5 inch
4.4 kg
Item Code: ZAZ69
$248.00
Backorder
Backorder
Dancing Ganesha
Brass Statue
9.0 inch x 5.5 inch x 4.0 inch
2.2 kg
Item Code: ZBA57
$165.00
Backorder
Backorder
Dancing Ganesha
Brass Statue
9 inch X 4.0 inch X 3.5 inch
2.66 kg
Item Code: XX90
$175.00
Backorder
Backorder
Lord Ganesha Dancing with a Bunch of Coconuts (From South India)
Bronze Statue from Swamimalai
7.5 inch X 4 inch X 2.5 inch
1.3 kg
Item Code: ZAE14
$395.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Art of Dancing: Classical and Folk Dances
by Priyabala Shah
Hardcover (Edition: 2005)
Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDF467
$26.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ganesa (Ganesha) Unraveling an Enigma
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDD385
$50.00$40.00
You save: $10.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ganesa (Ganesha) In Medieval Nepal
by Milan Ratna Shakya
Hardcover (Edition: 2006)
Rupa. & Co.
Item Code: IDI616
$33.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Dance Drama (In Theory and Practice)
Deal 30% Off
Item Code: NAK550
$90.00$63.00
You save: $27.00 (30%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Dance Dancers and Musicians
Item Code: NAF959
$30.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Ganesha
by M.L. Varadpande
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: IHL128
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Ganesha (With Sculpture)
by M.L. Varadpande
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Abhinav Publications
Item Code: IHL105
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I have always been delighted with your excellent service and variety of items.
James, USA
I've been happy with prior purchases from this site!
Priya, USA
Thank you. You are providing an excellent and unique service.
Thiru, UK
Thank You very much for this wonderful opportunity for helping people to acquire the spiritual treasures of Hinduism at such an affordable price.
Ramakrishna, Australia
I really LOVE you! Wonderful selections, prices and service. Thank you!
Tina, USA
This is to inform you that the shipment of my order has arrived in perfect condition. The actual shipment took only less than two weeks, which is quite good seen the circumstances. I waited with my response until now since the Buddha statue was a present that I handed over just recently. The Medicine Buddha was meant for a lady who is active in the healing business and the statue was just the right thing for her. I downloaded the respective mantras and chants so that she can work with the benefits of the spiritual meanings of the statue and the mantras. She is really delighted and immediately fell in love with the beautiful statue. I am most grateful to you for having provided this wonderful work of art. We both have a strong relationship with Buddhism and know to appreciate the valuable spiritual power of this way of thinking. So thank you very much again and I am sure that I will come back again.
Bernd, Spain
You have the best selection of Hindu religous art and books and excellent service.i AM THANKFUL FOR BOTH.
Michael, USA
I am very happy with your service, and have now added a web page recommending you for those interested in Vedic astrology books: https://www.learnastrologyfree.com/vedicbooks.htm Many blessings to you.
Hank, USA
As usual I love your merchandise!!!
Anthea, USA
You have a fine selection of books on Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.
Walter, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India