Ravi Udaya FAL Press Ghatkoper and Raja Ravi VarmaCirca 1930

The Ganesh Shivaswamy Foundation

The Ganesh Shivaswamy Foundation
Bengaluru, India

MALATI: This print from the Ravi Udaya Press derived from a painting by Raja Ravi Varma depicts Malati as a traditional Marati lady on her way to the temple. It can be seen that she is entering a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva as the vehicle of Lord Shiva, the bull (Nandi) is visible in the background. Malati is also the mother of Savitri (See Savitri)


  • Title: Malati
  • Creator: Ravi Udaya FAL Press Ghatkoper, Raja Ravi Varma
  • Date Created: Circa 1930
  • Physical Dimensions: 35 x 25 cms
  • Provenance: The Hemamalini and Ganesh Shivaswamy collection, Bengaluru
  • Subject Keywords: Raja Ravi Varma
  • Rights: The Ganesh Shivaswamy Foundation, Bengaluru

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