Goddess Lakshmi featured on Gahadavalas of Kanauj gold Four-and-a-half Masha

2023-10-17 Tue

Indian goddesses are well known for their power, beauty, and wisdom. Each goddess, from #Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth and prosperity, to Durga, the warrior goddess, stands for a particular quality of life.

Srimad Govindchandra Deva, Gahadavalas of Kanauj king, issued this gold 4 1/2 Masha of 3.8g featuring goddess Lakshmi. The obverse features seated Goddess Lakshmi. The reverse features the Devnagari legend Srimad Srimad Govindchandra Deva in three lines.

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