Minimal Shiva

A divine story that teaches knowledge of transformation ,awareness and enlightenment to those souls that seek that path .

Lord Shiva in the lotus position and meditate. Maha Shivaratri. Black and white illustration

Lord Shiva in the lotus position ( meditation - quiet the mind and the soul will speak ) - Merle B

Lord Shiva and Parvati

Maha Shiv Raatri is a celebration of Lord Shiva and Devi Parvati’s wedding. Devi Parvati performed intense tapasya for a long period of time in order to attain Lord Shiva in marriage. Though many attempted to discourage her from her path of devotion.

Hindu gods.  Many of them represent human traits/emotions.  Hindu artwork is very mystical to me.

~ Lovingly arranged as a mandala, below Sri Ganesha: Vishnu (Krishna, center), Shakti (Goddesses), Shiva; flanked by Manjushri & Avalokiteśvara/Chenrezig. Shiva/Shakti as one stand in the front with two Saraswatis playing veena.

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This page provides the list of Sapta Matrika or Saptamatrika. Saptamatrika is a group of Hindu goddesses who are always depicted together and who assisted the great Shakti Devi in her fight with demons.

Shiva ~ HiNDU GOD

There are four main sects within Hinduism: Shaivism, Vaishnavism, Shaktism, Smartism, in which six main gods are worshiped