Brass Garuda 5"

Rs. 4,096 Rs. 5,120

Size: 

Height : 5 inches

Width :4.5 inches

Depth :3.5 inches
Weight: 1.050 Kg

 Garuda represents birth and heaven, and is the enemy of all snakes. In Indian art, Garuda gradually acquired more human form over the centuries and so maintained only his wings. 

Some of the teachings that can be derived from the story of Garuda:

  1. Duty and Loyalty:

    • Garuda's unwavering commitment to freeing his mother from slavery illustrates the importance of duty and loyalty. Despite facing immense challenges, Garuda remains dedicated to fulfilling his promise.
  2. Self-Sacrifice:

    • Garuda's willingness to sacrifice himself for the well-being of his mother and the Nagas demonstrates the concept of selflessness and the willingness to make personal sacrifices for the greater good.
  3. Devotion to the Divine:

    • Garuda's deep devotion to Lord Vishnu, whom he serves as a mount, exemplifies the importance of devotion in Hindu spirituality. It emphasizes the idea that unwavering devotion to a higher power can lead to spiritual growth and liberation.
  4. Overcoming Challenges:

    • The tasks that Garuda undertakes to obtain the elixir of immortality symbolize the challenges one may face in the pursuit of spiritual enlightenment. The story suggests that perseverance, determination, and the ability to overcome obstacles are essential in the spiritual journey.
  5. Resolution of Conflict:

    • Garuda's initial conflict with the Nagas and later resolution of differences teach the importance of reconciliation and finding peaceful solutions to conflicts. It reflects the idea that even sworn enemies can come together for a common cause.
  6. Symbolism of Flight:

    • Garuda's ability to fly and soar to great heights symbolizes the transcendence of earthly limitations. It encourages individuals to rise above material concerns and strive for higher spiritual understanding.
  7. Honoring Promises:

    • Garuda's commitment to fulfilling his promises, whether to his mother or the Nagas, underscores the significance of keeping one's word. It emphasizes the importance of integrity and trustworthiness.
  8. Allegory for the Human Soul:

    • The story of Garuda is often seen as an allegory for the human soul's journey towards self-realization and liberation. The challenges faced by Garuda represent the trials and tribulations encountered on the path to spiritual enlightenment.

Overall, the story of Garuda serves as a source of inspiration and guidance, offering moral and spiritual lessons that can be applied to various aspects of life, including personal relationships, ethical conduct, and the pursuit of a higher purpose.

  1. Suparna: Another name for Garuda, meaning "having beautiful wings" in Sanskrit.
  2. Vainateya: Refers to Garuda as the son of Vinata, another name for Garuda in Hindu mythology.
  3. Pakshi-raja: This Sanskrit term translates to "king of birds," emphasizing Garuda's status in Hindu mythology.
  4. Nagantaka: This name signifies Garuda as the enemy or destroyer of Nagas, the serpent beings.
  5. Tarkshya: An alternative name for Garuda, highlighting its bird-like characteristics.

 

Names Associated with Lord Vishnu : Narayana , Madhava ,Govinda , Madhusudana, ,Trivikrama ,Vamana ,Shridhar , Hrishikesha , Padmanabha ,Damodara , Sankarshana, Vasudeva ,Pradyumna ,Aniruddha, Purushottama, Adhokshaja ,Narasimha ,Achchyuta, Janardana , Upendra ,Hari , Krishna ,Indra

The product might have slight irregularities in color, design and moulding as its thoroughly handcrafted by artisans.

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