Batara Guru (Dewa Siwa) didatangi oleh Dewa Wisnu Brahma/Supreme Lord Shiva is visited by the deities Vishnu and Brahma
Place of Acquisition
Present by Sita van Bemmelen
Name Painter (Place and Year of Birth-Death)
50cm x 40cm
Palermo, Italy (Home)
Batara Guru is considered to be the supreme god in Indonesian Hinduism as represented in wayang performances of Ramayana and Mahabharata. He is regarded as a spiritual teacher, similar to the guru aspect of the Hindu God Shiva in India, but blended with many more local elements.
Batara Guru is a type of creator god that is worshipped in various Hindu mythologies in the region, especially the Javanese and Balinese mythology