mukhalinga

in Hindu iconography, Mukhalinga or Mukhalingam (literally “linga with a face“, mukhaliṅga) is a linga with one or more human faces. The linga is an aniconic representation of the Hindu god Shiva and is sometimes interpreted as a phallic symbol.[1] Mukhalingas may be of stone or can be made of a metal sheath, which covers the normal linga. This lingam is in the jageshwar group of temples,dated around 9th centuryIMG_5302 IMG_5301

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