THE GODDESS SARASWATI
Left hand on the Vina combines with the right hand to produce melody. This signifies
the joining together of knowledge and devotion with the aid of melody.
Left hand holding the scroll of scripture - indicating that the active side of human
life is governed by knowledge.
Right hand holding beads used in prayer - indicating that the passive side of human
life is governed by devotion.
The harmonious blending of knowledge and devotion. This is the quality which the
Goddess Saraswati displays, and is one of the reasons behind the choice of the Society’s