Shrinathji Puja

Unknown artist

  • Date: c. 1940
  • Dimensions: H: 27.5 cm, W: 35 cm
  • Medium: Opaque natural pigments on paper
  • Region: Nathdwara
  • Museum number: PMA.00029

Nathdwara miniature painting depicting Annakoot, a ritual offering of food to Lord Shrinathji, presided over by two priests.

Annakoot is an important festival at Nathdwara; it commemorates the occasion of offerings being made to Mount Govardhan instead of Lord Indira, as narrated in episodes of the Bhagavata Purana and the Mahabharata.

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