This depiction of Kali and Shiva references the human experience of death. Kali, who represents dissolution mates with Shiva, who represents creation. She drives him mad and he forgets who he is. For a time, Shiva is lost. Such is death.
Why Lord Shiva Is the Most Fascinating Hindu Deity
I worship Lord Vishwanatha (another name of Lord Shiva ) Whose matted hair forming a beautiful bundle is decorated with the streams of river Ganga, Whose left-half is always adorned by Devi Gauri, the Universal Shakti Ma, and Who is the Lord of the.