Kalpavriksha – Tree of life

Kalpavriksha – The tree of Life 🙂 My first ‘Tree of life’ drawing got sold recently and I wanted to create a different version of the same. This one is based on Madhubani style done using uniball pens.

Surya Vattam

‘Surya Vattam’ – Day 3, Mylapore Panguni Festival  Lord Kapaleeshwarar and the goddess Karpagambal in a sun shaped vehicle. An article from ‘The Hindu’ says – It is believed that one’s vision and the power to quell enemies are acquired when you see the Surya Vattam vahanam. Drew using watercolors and micron pens.

Ambal Mail vadivil Siva poojai

‘Ambal Mayil vadivil Siva Poojai’  Goddess Parvathi in the form of a peacock offering prayers to Lord Shiva under the magnificent Punnai tree (Alexandrian Laurel). An article in The Hindu mentions this:  Mylapore got its name from this legend — ‘Mayil’ (peacock) and ‘oor’ (place). The Shiva here is also known as ‘Punnaivananathar’ (lord of…