The new Parliament building, where procedures will start tomorrow, has six entryways named after animals – – some genuine, others fanciful. Every one of these animals implies various parts of the Parliament that addresses 140 crore Indians.
The six entryways are Gaja Dwar, Ashwa Dwar, Garuda Dwar, Makar Dwar, Shardula Dwar and Hamsa Dwar. Every entryway brags a figure the animal it is named after.
The Gaja Dwar is named after the elephant, which addresses insight, memory, abundance and intelligence. This entryway is on the north side of the structure. The north, as per vaastu shashtra, is related with Mercury, accepted to be a wellspring of insight.
Elephant themes are normal on doors. As indicated by vaastu shastra, they are said to give flourishing and joy.
Ashwa Dwar is named after the pony. A pony represents power, strength and mental fortitude – – characteristics helpful in administration.
The third door is named after Garuda – the lord of birds. Garuda is accepted to be the mount of Ruler Vishnu. Its relationship with Master Vishnu – – the preserver in the Hindu trinity – – makes Garuda an image of force and dharma (obligation). This additionally makes sense of why it is utilized on symbol of a few nations. The Garuda door is the eastern entry of the new Parliament building.
Makara Dwar is named after the unbelievable ocean animal that is a blend of various creatures. A typical theme for passageways, Makara models are found in Hindu and Buddhist landmarks spread across South and Southeast Asia. On one hand, Makara as the blend of various animal addresses India’s solidarity in variety. Furthermore, on the other, Makara figures at entryways are viewed as defenders. The Makara Dwar faces the entry to the old Parliament building.
The fifth door is named after another fanciful animal – Shardula, which has the body of a lion, however the top of a pony, elephant or parrot. The public authority note says the presence of Shardula on the new parliament building’s door represents the force of individuals of the country.
The 6th entryway of Parliament is Hamsa Dwar is named after the swan. Hamsa is the mount of Saraswati, the Hindu goddess of information. Hamsa’s flight represents moksha, or meaning the freedom of the spirit from the pattern of birth and demise. The Hamsa design on the Parliament’s door is an image of self-acknowledgment and intelligence.