In Hinduism, Lakshmi (Sanskrit: लक्ष्मी, IAST: Lakṣhmī; or Lakṣmī) is the goddess who leads to one’s goal, or lakshya (hence her name), and was first mentioned in the Śrī Sūkta of the Rigveda. She is both the wife and divine energy (shakti) of Vishnu, one of the principal deities of Hinduism and the Supreme Being in the Vaishnava tradition. She is often depicted with Saraswati and Parvati as forming the holy trinity.
Lakshmi was born from a sponge. When the angels and demons Guan Kasian Peninsula made the Amarit water, they were called Chonticha (born from water) or Kasiraphatthanaya (daughter of the milk sea) while rising up, sitting in the lotus flower and holding the lotus hand. with So there is another name that is Pattama or Kamala, but in the Vishnu Purana scriptures it says Lakshmi is the daughter of Hermit Bhru and Nang Khyati and went on to say that Lakshmi was also the mother of Cupid.
Lakshmi is depicted in Indian art as an elegantly dressed, prosperity-showering golden-coloured woman with an owl as her vehicle, signifying the importance of economic activity in maintenance of life, her ability to move, work and prevail in confusing darkness. She typically stands or sits like a yogin on a lotus pedestal, while holding a lotus in her hand, symbolizing fortune, self-knowledge, and spiritual liberation.
Lakshmi is the wife of Vishnu. Often avatar to be a mate of Vishnu every time, such as Vishnu, the incarnation of Rama, Lakshmi, followed to become Queen Sida in Pang Krishana Vatar Vishnu, the incarnation of Krishna, Lakshmi was also Phra Nang Ratha Devi in Pang Prasuramavatar was transformed into Mother Earth in Pang Wamana, then Avatar went to Queen Kamala.
Goddess of beauty, She often comes out to be the most beautiful woman in India. According to texts, it is often said that Her body was golden. He is a yellow, red or pink passattraporn, sitting or standing on a lotus, the symbol of her Sometimes he sits on the back of an elephant with four arms alone. But if he sits with Vishnu, then has two gods, some four, and some glory of the Lakshmi It is said to be as bright as lightning. The fragrance of the body was like the scent of lotus flowers.
Goddess of fertility And that abundance. To look at the other side, it also means the abundant harvest of cereals as well. Therefore, farmers in India worship the goddess Lakshmi in the region that is the mother of God.
There is a legend about Phra Thanya Lakshmi that is said At one time, every drought arose in the world. At that time, the sun was so hot that people couldn’t leave their homes. At night, the farmers worshiped Vishnu. But at that time Vishnu was asleep Did not hear the supplications of the people of the world
But Lakshmi heard And because he did not dare to awaken Lakshmi therefore divided the sector to become the goddess Poseop to help the human world. By bringing Maha Sang with water to rain And grow rice in the fields to flourish Is a joy to the people who are in need Until left to be described
The lotus flower is a symbol of His Majesty. And usually holds 2 flowers or he holds a cauldron One hand, the other hand facing the ground. With gold coins falling from the center of his hand Or pour it out of the pot It is a symbol of the goddess of fortune and wealth. Sometimes he has some weapons, such as the Chakra, which means Lord Vishnu. (Lord Vishnu Thep)
Elephants are the vehicle of Lord Lakshmi. Indian people consider elephants to be a symbol of merit, power and wealth. As the birth of Lakshmi, where the elephant sprinkled with water In addition to elephants All Indians respect the pawn as a symbol of Lord Lakshmi since ancient times. Because she is a goddess of wealth, wealth is associated with money. Which is represented by the pawn
Art related to Lakshmi found Is a sculpture of a person in the northern cardamom castle Is the picture presumed to mean Lakshmi The wife of Vishnu This art is in the Gare Island era. Around the second half of the 15th century, a woman with a visor. The tiara is a ring decorated with a triangular plate, descending into a cone, with four arms, holding things such as a trident and a trident until the foot The garland has a whole piece of stripe. The front has a large curved hem. Under the curvature there are large bands on the left and right sides of the female figure. In the middle there is a small figure sitting with his hands.