Brahman and Its Power are identical. Rakshashi, a flesh-eating female ghoul. Recognizing Shiva underneath her feet, she calms herself. This gallery will be updated semi-regularly with new information and iconography, in the hope of transforming it into a valuable resource for bhaktas, artists, and researchers. Illustration of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa hugging the murti of Ma Kali. Printed image of Adyapith Kali Ma.
Exotica Kali by William Clark. Image of Kali from a series of illustrations depicting the ten Mahavidyas Great Wisdoms. Since iconography is a dynamic and living visual language, we can learn more about the Mother Goddess through comparing and contrasting Her visual representations. The breed of chicken, also known as Kali Masi,is well-known for its high nutritional value and has become a matter of conflict with both states claiming its nativity. We are updating regularly photo gallery of Maa Kali with new designs. Dasamukhi Kali, her ten-headed form. Chromolithograph of Kali by Raja Ravi Varma c.
If one recognizes Kali one must also recognize Brahman; again, if one recognizes Brahman one must recognize Kali. Dasamukhi Kali, the ten-headed form of Ma. If you would like to contribute to this gallery, please send your images to kalibhakta gmail. Lithograph of Kalighat Kali Ma. Scanned and edited print found in Kolkata. The loving face of Mother Kali.
Phullora Ma of Labhpur Shwet Kali, the white Kali. Adya Ma of Adyapith by William Clark. What you call Brahman I call Kali. Chinnamasta, the self-decapitating tantrik goddess of renewal. It is Brahman whom I address as Shakti or Kali. When possible, full credit will be given to the original artists although with many of these images identifying their creators may not be possible.
If you wish to view a particular icon at its original upload size, a link to the bottom right of the display will allow you to do so. Old printed image of Kalighat Kali Ma. Smashana Kali with human skulls at Nalhati Burning Ground. Fierce image of Mahakali from Gujarat. A collection of images depicting Kali and related goddesses that has been culled from miscellaneous sources. Scanned image from a book. Scanned print found in Kolkata.
When that Energy remains inactive, I call It Brahman, and when It creates, preserves, or destroys, I call It Shakti or Kali. . Nepali-style painting of Ma Kali by Romio Svestha. Ma Nalhatishwari Lithograph of Ma Tara. Wallpapers makes your desktop computer and mobile screen beautiful.
It is offered with the intent of not only providing a convenient internet darshan, but also serving an educational function. Downloading and sharing images of Kali is strongly encouraged. You can easily apply wallpaper as system background by right click on photo and select set as background option. Choti Diwali marks the second day of the five-day long festival of lights followed by Govardhan Puja and Bhai Dooj. Scrolling down while in carousel mode will allow you to read an accompanying description.
Bengali folk painting of Kalighat Kali Ma. Jaipur, Rajasthan late 19th c. Clicking on one of the thumbnail images below will expand it in carousel view, where you can then navigate through the gallery using the arrows located on the left and right sides of the display. Bengali oil painting of Kali. But did you know about its regional, and relatively lesser-known, cousin hailing from Uttar Pradesh -Kali Gajar Ka Halwa? Smashana Kali at the Bakreshwar burning ground.
Painting of Tarapith Tara Ma. Folk painting of Manasa, the goddess of snakes. Tantrik Diagram of Kali, filled with sacred mantras. Scanned print found in Kolkata. Goddess Kali Ma, oil painting on canvas from Bengal date unknown. That which is called Brahman is really Kali.