Bhagavata Purana

Salig Ram

  • Date: Circa 1800
  • Dimensions: H. 25.5 cm, W. 36 cm
  • Medium: Opaque watercolour and gold on paper
  • Region: Jaipur, Rajasthan
  • Museum number: PTG.00016

A miniature painting from the Jaipur School illustrating the sacredness of the Bhagavata Purana. The left half of the painting shows Shrimad Bhagavata at the centre on the throne with seventeen puranas placed around. The right half shows how the purana was passed on from Vishnu to Parikshit.

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