Essays Tagged: "Devi"

Four aspects of Shiva.

who holds the conch, and the right half is Hara or Shiva being his trident.In the Ardhanarishwara, Devi takes the place of Vishnu as one half of Shiva. As a mother figure, woman is seen as nurturing ... yth mentioned earlier, the universe issued not from Shiva?s linga alone, but came of his union with Devi. Male and female are opposites but contraries and of these contraries there comes a progression ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Virgin of Guadalupe - Research leads to symbolic unveiling

a similar image to the female reproductive organs which leads to the Virgin Mary's symbolism of the Devine Feminine and the Mother figure. The outline of her figure as the oval nimbus, the lines of he ...

(8 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art