Lakshmi is the mother goddess, and the consort of Vishnu. She is the patron of wealth. Prosperity, good fortune and is the embodiment of beauty and grace. In this form, she is bestowing gold coins and the elephants responding to her represent.
Manjari Sharma is raising funds for Darshan: Photographic Series on Indian Deities on Kickstarter! New York/Mumbai photographer Manjari Sharma re-imagines Indian deities in a new medium with detail and emotion. A series of 9 photos.