“Hrim” is a sacred single word “Beejmantra” which
is a sound with special spiritual powers and an endowment of formless energy.
Just as “OM” is used in the Sanatana Dharma (Hindu Religion)
similarly, this mantra symbolizes Shakti Sampradaya (worshippers of the divine
“Surya” the Sun God at the center stage of this composition is
synonymous with my Indian name “Ravi”. I believe that the sun is the main
source of universal energy that is eternal. At the same time, Water lilies have a
special place in my heart and have always been my favorite flower. That is one
of the reasons why most of my paintings are incomplete without the portrayal of
these alluring celestial flowers.
In my creation, I have painted fish and a turtle both of which are
considered as auspicious elements of nature in the oriental culture. The pearl
stringed necklace with the locket“HRIM”, symbolizing my entire collection of
painting, is seen being ferried by them towards the Shri Charan of the goddess.
My destiny starts and ends with my devotion and love towards Shree Shree Ma
Bhuvaneshwari, my reverent mother. I humbly offer my art as a form of worship
at her lotus feet and a tribute to all our Gods and Goddess of the Hindu
Note:-The inspiration for this painting is taken from the Thai metal
art in the Golden Buddha temple in Bangkok – March 2018.