Shrinath Ji is a form of Hindu God Krishna, manifest as a seven-year-old child (Balak). Reference of Shrinath Ji can be found in ancient texts and literature. Shrinath Ji refers to the narrative in the Bhagavata Purana wherein Krishna lifts Govardhan Hill to protect the inhabitants of Vrindavan from a downpour of rain sent by Indra, the King of Devas. In the painting the Lord is revealed with his left hand raised and the right hand made into a fist resting at the waist, with a large diamond placed beneath the lips which is known as chibuk.
Shrinath Ji is a famous wealth God and this painting brings wealth and spiritual prosperity in the house. There are 7 different groups and 23 shades of precious gemstones used, and it takes 9 days to complete this beautiful painting.
Amethyst (big gems), Calcedony, Lapis Lazuli, Turquoise, Black Onyx, Malachite and Red Jasper.