Uma Mahesh at Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram, Tamil Nadu, India

This particular frame is that of Uma and Mahesvara at Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram. How to reach Airavatesvara temple at Darasuram?

Siva and Pārvatī have many forms and incarnations and in this graceful sculpture - Shiva is Maheshvara and Pārvatī as an incarnation or Uma, the daughter of Himavan who performed severe penance to marry Shiva. Together, Uma and Maheshvara signify an ideal married couple and are usually found with arms draped around each other.

Tag : Magnificent Airavatesvara Temple | Content: | Image: Richard Mortel | Update: 17-Mar-2021