What is a murti? Murthy is an image of the Deity in the form of a
statue. Usually murtis or statues of Deities are associated with
Hinduism and Buddhism, but in fact they were used and using in almost
all religions and beliefs. For example, everyone knows the stone heads
of Easter Island and the crucifixion of Jesus in Christianity. In fact,
even a сhristian Сross can also be called a murti - it's a symbol
associated with God.
Why do we need a murti? The human mind is so arranged that it is usually easier for us to pray to God when he has a form. Well, it's tru... Читать далее