Kapitta Hand Gesture (Mudra)
While doing Shikhara mudra, bending the pointer finger and pressing it over the thumb is the Kapitta mudra.
It is used to denote the following:-
- Goddess Lakshmi and Saraswati
- Milking Cows
- Holding Cymbals
- Holding Flowers at the time of making Love.
- Grasping the end of the robes
- Offering Insense or Light
- Collyrium (applying Kajal)