Kali hindu

Discover the fascinating stories and symbolism behind Kali, the powerful Hindu goddess. Dive into the ancient traditions and rituals associated with Kali and explore her significance in Hindu mythology.
Horror, Dark Fantasy Art, God Art, God Illustrations, Goddess Art, Hindu Art, Hindu, Hinduism Art, Hindu Gods

A personal piece I've been working on when I got the time here and there. I've always wanted to do a piece on Kali, ever since I saw a life-size sculpture in the Horniman Museum, which I found quite arresting. This is the classic narrative for Kali, as, whilst in a bloodlust after beheading the demon Raktabija, her husband Shiva laid down in front of her, and upon stepping on him, Kali felt great embarrassment and is snapped out of her frenzy. The tongue sticking out classicly symbolizes…