Gods and Goddesses Gallery

Ram Darbar avatar

Ram Darbar avatar

Gallery: Gods and Goddesses

Medium: acrylic on canvas

Size: 72x50 cm

Status: This is the series of paintings of 10 avataras of Lord Vishnu for Museum of Sacred art, Belgium

Description: Rama or Ramachandra is the seventh avatar of the Vishnu. Rama was born at the end of Treta yuga in Koshala kingdom. His father King Dasharatha and his mother Queen Kausalya. Ramachandra's guru was Rishi Vasishtha.

Rama's adventures, notably the slaying of the demon king Ravana, are recounted in Mahabharata and in Ramayana. Rama's brother and great companion was Lakshmana, son of Sumitra, while his loyal servant was Hanuman. Ramachandra went with an army of monkeys to Lanka to save his consort, Shree Sita, from king Ravana.