A beautiful carving of Vishnu, the principal deity of Hindu’s, sleeping on his bed of serpents with his consort Lakshmi standing besides.
Vishnu, is considered the creator of this universe, according to Hindu text.
It was out of Vishnu, who was lying on the serpent bed, that a lotus bloomed from whom Brahma, was born who in turn created everything, as know & the part unknown.
According to the text, universe is either contacting or expanding i.e. moving for 0 to 1 & back to 0.
The carving is a piece that depicts this creation.