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VIDEO: MOSA exhibition – Bharti Dayal – 22 July 2015

On 22nd July 2015 MOSA held an Bharti Dayal exhibition, a well known Madhubani artist from India. The exhibition was held in Radhadesh and we had special guests and performances. The Indian ambassador from Belgium M.S Puri attended this exhibition and Bharti Dayal herself. We had Kirtan by Krishangi Lila DD, Mahatma das and a performance by Madras String Quartet from India and Bharath Natyam dance by Gaura Nataraj das. It was an well attended event by the french community and organised by MOSA (Museum of sacred arts). Useful links for more information: www.radhadesh.com www.facebook.com/radhadesh www.facebook.com/MOSA.FormsofDevotion?fr­ef=ts www.formsofdevotion.org/ Music...

VIDEO: Studios of Devotion

Studios of Devotion is a four-part documentary series directed by Gautam Ghose with Jagannath Guha as associate director and artist-curator Desmond Lazaro as scriptwriter and narrator. Visiting artists and their studios in different parts of India, the film captures the spirit of devotion and spirituality as practiced in contemporary India.

Points of view

It encompasses the entire cosmos — Vishnu in his grand avatar, representing the spiritual concept of all creation, diverse manifestations of a single essence. He occupies the centre, while rest of the elements are in the periphery. Thousands of painted images come together to form one. This is Manjunath Kamath’s depiction of the Vishwaroop (pictured). Director of Belgium-based Museum of Sacred Arts, Martin Gurvich, refers to the artwork as one of the highlights of an exhibition that will comprise the festival titled “Forms of Devotion: The Spiritual in Indian Art”. A multidimensional arts...

Showcasing the spiritual in Indian art

New Delhi | An uncanny wood charcoal rendition of the Goddess Kali, S H Raza’s iconic Bindu and an eclectic Jesus in oil are among artworks on display at an ongoing exhibition at the Lalit Kala Akademi here. Titled, Forms of Devotion, the showcase seems to aim at a spiritual union through the 400-odd works of art created by artists from across the country, both celebrated contemporary artists and those who work on the streets. Spaced across three storeys of the Akademi, the multidimensional exhibition contains a plethora of art mediums – paintings in oil and water colours, sculptures in ceramic,...

Forms of Devotion Art Exhibit Launches in New Delhi

Over 500 people attended the inauguration of the exhibit “Forms of Devotion: The Spiritual in Indian Art” at New Delhi’s prestigious Lalit Kala Akademi on March 21st. The exhibit features about 400 works by nearly 200 artists, selected from the Museum of Sacred Art’s (MOSA’s) permanent collection of over 1,600. MOSA is based at ISKCON Radhadesh in the Belgian Ardennes, and also has a branch at Villa Vrindavana near Florence, Italy. Its founding director Mahaprabhu Das (Martin Gurvich), is the secretary of the Hindu Forum of Belgium and the son of Uruguayan artist Jose Gurvich. Mahaprabhu...

VIDEO: Bhajans at MOSA 2

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VIDEO: Shoba Broota – Lookin Within

Standard Chartered Sponsors ‘Forms of Devotion: the Spiritual in Indian Art’

The Museum of Sacred Art (MOSA), Belgium is pleased to announce the launch of Forms of Devotion: The Spiritual in Indian Art, a multidimensional arts project conceptualized around the notion of the spiritual and devotional in Indian art.  It explores the theme through artistic creations in different forms and styles, across ideologies and philosophies as well as faiths and regions of India. Forms of Devotion will feature a major exhibition utilising the entire Lalit Kala Akademi (LKA), alongside the launch of an accompanying illustrated book and film. This coincides with a festival of spiritual...

Belgium’s Museum of Sacred Art Shows New Galleries

The Museum of Sacred Art (MOSA) at the ISKCON community of Radhadesh in Belgium has launched three new galleries, and has more exciting plans in the pipeline. Funded and opened in 2009 by Mahaprabhu Das, who grew up in a family of artists, MOSA introduces Radhadesh visitors to Krishna consciousness through art. The museum features several permanent pieces including three large framed wooden depictions of Lord Krishna’s universal form, Lord Ramachandra, and the Dasavatar (Krishna’s ten incarnations). But its main offering is an annually rotating roster of exhibits that include sculptures,...

Selected artworks for sale till end of August 2014 for special prices!

We have selected artworks from various artists for sale till end of august for special prices!