Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Goddess Lakshmi.

A quick post before a big one later this week...
A beautiful re-painted wrought-iron Goddess Lakshmi grill. Isn't it interesting? Found it in one of the by-lanes of a South Indian village during one of our trips...

12 comments:

vineeta said...

prettiness!!!

Vinita said...

Did you buy it??:))
Vinita

Arch said...

vineeta- Thanks:-)

vinita- No:-(...regret it now.

Mélanie said...

Wonderful goddess !!!

rochambeau said...

I love her. Must google who Lakshmi
is the goddess of. One the the announcers on NPR radio is Lakshmi Sing.
Thanks for coming to the ball Arch!

Maddie said...

i love the intricate design but
the color most of all!

lovely!

robyn said...

Arch, It is very beautiful :)

Gillian @ Indigo Blue said...

Such beauty in small things.
You have an eye for it!
xo
Blue

belinda said...

yes, i love it! noticed her also in the ayurveda post. i feel like painting my own now...

Arch said...

Melanie- Thanks:-)

Constance- Goddess Lakshmi is the Goddess of Wealth....in the pictoral depiction you'll see gold coins falling from her hand:-)

Maddie-I loved the colours too..though freshly painted:-)

Blue- You are the best:-)

belinda- I think you should definitely paint your version of the Goddess:-)

Lisa said...

wow that is so beautiful! I love it!

Rama said...

really good buy...which place is this eactly...am planning to visit sterling swamilai during vacation...is there a good place to buy such antiques etc

rama Srinivasan