509 Global - South Asian Art and Architecture

Collection by Jean Thobaben


Each of my "Global" boards is meant to be a STARTING POINT to explore a cultural group. The Indian subcontinent forms an inverted triangle extending from the snow-bound Himalayan ranges of Asia toward the equator. Known also as South Asia, the area includes the countries of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, and Bhutan; artistically, the Tibetan highlands also form part of the region. (MET)

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Ten Major and of - Do you fancy an infographic? There are a lot of them online, but if you want your own please visit www. Online girano molte infografiche, se ne vuoi realizzare una tutta tua visita www. World Religions, Hindu Deities, Thinking Day, Indian Gods, Tantra, Gods And Goddesses, Shiva, Krishna, Mythical Creatures

Ten Major Gods and Goddesses of Hinduism (Infographic)

An amazing infographic showing ten major gods and goddesses of Hinduism their relationships to each other and their symbolism...

Hinduism, an old polytheistic religion to many, is described as a way of life by all Hindus. Hindus have a wide variety of gods and goddesses — like the creator Brahma. Meditation, Hindu Deities, Hindu Vedas, World Religions, Thinking Day, Indian Gods, Gods And Goddesses, Ganesha, Karma

ELI5: Hinduism Infographic

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style court: On the Borderline Again - Skirt cloth, silk embroidered with silk thread, Kutch, Gujurat, circa 1880 ©Victoria & Albert Museum. Motifs Textiles, Textile Fabrics, Textile Patterns, Textile Prints, Textile Art, Print Patterns, Textile Pattern Design, Indian Textiles, Indian Fabric

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[Nature morte au bougeoir (The Candlestick), Edouard Vuillard, circa 1900. Oil on millboard. National Galleries Scotland. Larger view here.] This post is a sort of test run for a new blog I might start next year. The idea is to scout textiles based on the richly patterned fabrics, rugs, and wall coverings seen in Vuillard's work. Sometimes I might do deep dive research into a particular painting and attempt to find doppelgänger textiles. But I'd also likely share picks just loosely related…

Ganesha elephant represents wisdom in India. Kolhapur hosts the worlds tallest Lord Ganesh idol feet) at Chinmaya Mission near top-Sambhapur. Sri Ganesh, Lord Ganesha, Ganesh Temple, Lord Krishna, Ganesh Idol, Ganesh Statue, Ganesha Pictures, Hindu Festivals, Rare Images

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It is so interesting to know the fact that when people want to study the Indian culture, start with the stories and legend behind the festivals. India, being

Mughal dynasty Dagger with jade horse head pommel . Blade: Damascene steel inlaid with gold; hilt: jade with carved decoration, inlaid with gold, rubies and emeralds. Horse Head, Horse Art, Empire Moghol, Roman Empire, Art Indien, Jade, Jean Leon, Art Roman, Inspiration Art


collective-history: “ A dagger from the Mughal Empire with hilt in jade, gold, rubies and emeralds. Blade of Damascene steel inlaid with gold. Louvre Museum ”

 century The Asia Society - wonderful stone carving with great delicacy and movement. Best known danciing Ganesh. Shri Ganesh, Ganesha Art, Temple Indien, Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha, Asia Society, Hindu Art, Shiva Hindu, Hindu Deities, Elephant Art

Centuries Past

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Khajuraho Temples in Madhya Pradesh, India - UNESCO World Heritage Site Khajuraho Temple, Hampi, Ajanta Ellora, Ajanta Caves, Hindu Temple, Indian Temple Architecture, Asian Sculptures, Hindu Statues, Indian Art Paintings

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Sculptures of Khajuraho...Khajuraho Temples in Madhya Pradesh, India - HitFull.com

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"Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi. " Pratihara Dynasty 10th Century AD. Ajmer Museum. Rajasthan. India.

Parvati Ganesh Murugan Bronze Statues, Parvati with her sons ⊰✿♡♥ Om Namah Shivaya, Om Gam Ganapataye Namaha, Indian Gods, Indian Art, Statues, Mystical Forest, Asia, Ancient Artifacts, Gods And Goddesses

Parvati Ganesh Murugan Bronze Statues, Parvati Sons Ganesh Murugan

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Four-Armed Durga Seated on Her Lion Vehicle Date: century Culture: India (probably Uttar Pradesh) Medium: Stone Dimensions: H. cm) Classification: Sculpture Credit Line: Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 1990 Accession Number: Om Namah Shivaya, Indian Gods, Indian Art, Buddha Life, Singular, Durga Goddess, Hindu Deities, Greek Art, Gods And Goddesses

Four-Armed Durga Seated on Her Lion Vehicle | India (probably Uttar Pradesh) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Mohenjo daro - Ancient Indus Valley civilization in Pakistan.- Mohenjo daro – Ancient Indus Valley civilization in Pakistan. Mohenjo daro – Ancient Indus Valley civilization in Pakistan. Civilization Beyond Earth, Indus Valley Civilization, Cradle Of Civilization, Ap World History, History Of India, Ancient Ruins, Ancient History, Harappan, Mohenjo Daro

Narrow Lane, DK-G Area | Harappa

Oxcarts could not reach many of the urban neighborhoods. Pack animals and pedestrians could have used this narrow lane.

Large Indus Valley Polychrome Jar, Nal Culture, Period II, C. BCThis is a very rare jar from the small Nal Culture that flourished in the northwest region of the Indus Valley. The Nal. Bronze Age Civilization, Indus Valley Civilization, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Harappan, Mohenjo Daro, Pottery Sculpture, Vase, Ancient Civilizations

Ancient to Medieval (And Slightly Later) History

Artifacts, Castles, Coins, Ruins & Megaliths - An all-original, photo-rich Tumblr

A Mughal gem-set rock crystal cup, India, century. The rock crystal carved in the form of a cup, set with gold floral tendrils highlighted with rubies, emerald and diamonds. Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Gold Jewelry, Mughal Empire, In Vino Veritas, Islamic Art, Indian Art, Oeuvre D'art, Archaeology


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