Painting: Acrylic, Paint on Canvas.
This spectacular unique painting titled- "Mahamastakabhishek ( Sacred Bath) is the second edition of the series named "The Bahubali Saga" & has a heritage value with the Superficial charm and glory with a benign manifestation .
Depiction: Mahamasthakabhisheka,( Sacred bath/ the head anointing ceremony ) is performed once in 12 years to the 57 feet tall monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali at Shravanabelagola . In Every 12 years, thousands of Jain devotees from all over the world, congregate here to perform the ÒMahamastakabhishekÓ at Shrawanbelagola(Karnataka-India) . A spectacular ceremony in which the statue is anointed with Water, Turmeric, Rice flour, Sugar cane juice, Sandalwood paste, saffron, and gold and silver flowers. Purified water and sandalwood paste is poured over the statue from a scaffolding and this event continues for weeks. Priests climb the special scaffolding and assist pot-holders in anointing the statue with water, coconut, sugarcane juice, rice flour, herbs, milk, sandal paste, turmeric, precious stones, and 52 varieties of flowers from around the world. The rite of the sacred bath occupies an important place in Hindu practice as well as Buddhist and Jain.Product Code-ART_667_21660