International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 12, Issue 8, August 2022 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Sculptures of Navadurga of National Museum: Illustrative Terracotta Art of Nepal
      Lok Nath Dulal
Abstract: This paper deals with the terracotta sculptures of Navadurga of National Museum. According to Hindu religious texts Shailaputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kusmanda, Skandamata, Katyayani, Kalaratri, Mahagauri and Siddhadatri are the nine manifested forms of goddess Durga or Gauri or Parvati, especially worshipped during the festival of Navaratri where each of the nine manifested forms is consecutively venerated throughout all the nine nights.

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Lok Nath Dulal (2022); Sculptures of Navadurga of National Museum: Illustrative Terracotta Art of Nepal; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP) 12(8) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.12.08.2022.p12846

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