Hindu Goddess Kali Standing on Shiva Statue
Kali is a ferocious form of the Divine Mother, who sent her to free the gods from the dominion of the demonic forces. Kali is the goddess of time and of the transformation brought about by the death (Kala) of the ego and of the human personality.
Kali represents the spiritual transformation that eliminates the attachments to mundane life and removes the avidya (ignorance) that makes us fear death.This fearsome Goddess purges us of fear, anger and jealousy.
Invoking Kali is a path to destroying evil - both in the outside world and within ourselves. The legend goes that long ago the demons, disturbed the peace of Indra, the king of gods, and his empire (heaven). After extensive and endless battles, the gods lost all hope and the demons became stronger.
Height: 8 inches high x 4 inches wide
Honey colored brass all metal statue
This is a great sized statue, high quality piece of hand pounded art from our artisans in India.