A deity of contradictions, Shiva the Destroyer has a tumultuous history which is reflective of his many responsibilities and characterisations. His importance over the universe, but also his personality, make him a popular choice in Hindu art.Continue reading
This holy trinity naturally carries great importance, as the maintenance of the universe and world as we know it relies on its existence and balance. It may seem confusing, then, that the debates around who is the most powerful Hindu god traditionally neglect Brahma as an option.Continue reading
The many variations of Brahma are fitting with the evolution of his characteristics over time. Throughout many centuries, interpretations of Brahma have come and gone, some which highly enshrine him, and others which diminish him as a lesser god of Hinduism.Continue reading
Brahma was responsible for the creation of the universe and all its creatures. Alongside this, he is considered to be the god of knowledge and of the Vedas (ancient texts.)Continue reading
Without trying to give away spoilers for this article, the short answer is no.
Owning a statue of the Buddha is a positive experience for anybody who wishes to cultivate a space of mindfulness in their home.