Shiva statue on the Ganges River, India.  Bucket list : Visit the Ganges!

Shiva statue on the Ganges River, India. Bucket list : Visit the Ganges! This is my favorite statue of Shiva.

Shiva and Parvati,  Chola period Hindu Temple, Jayankondam, Tamil Nadu, India ca. 11th C.

**INDIA ~ Shiva and Parvati, Chola period Hindu Temple, Jayankondam, Tamil Nadu, India ca.

Celestial Beauty (Surasundari).  Date:     11th century Culture:     India (southern Rajasthan) Medium:     Marble

Santana Lakshmi, Goddess who brings and protects children as Celestial Beauty (Surasundari), century, India (southern Rajasthan), Marble

2nd century B.C. sculpture of the starving Buddha @ Lahore Museum. Lahore, Pakistan photo by jusmobile

sculpture of the starving Buddha @ Lahore Museum. Lahore, Pakistan photo by jusmobile

Figure of a Monk.  ARTIST:Artist Unknown.  DATE:T’ang dynasty  (618-907).    The Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

centuriespast: Figure of a MonkARTIST:Artist UnknownDATE:T’ang dynasty The Minneapolis Institute of Arts

A sculpture in Bali Indonesia of Vishnu riding a Garuda, a large mythical bird-like creature that appears in both Hindu and Buddhist mythology.

Bali Indonesia of Hindu Lord Vishnu riding Garuda, a large mythical bird-like creature that appears in both Hindu and Buddhist mythology.

Dancing Celestial Deity (Devata) Date: early 12th century Culture: India (Uttar Pradesh) Medium: Sandstone Dimensions: H. 33 1/2 in. (85.1 cm) Classification: Sculpture Credit Line: Promised Gift of Florence and Herbert Irving Accession Number: L.1993.88.2

hinducosmos: Dancing Celestial Deity (Devata) Early century, India Uttar Pradesh, Medium: Sandstone (via The Metropolitan Museum)

Wooden statue 'Obako, heroine of ancient times' by YAMAZAKI Choun 1908, Japan 山崎朝雲 「大葉子」

Wooden statue 'Obako, heroine of ancient times' by YAMAZAKI Choun Japan…

Terra Cotta Army

Karine pays a visit to Xian to capture arresting images of the famous Terra Cotta Army, made in the century B. and still being excavated.

Travel Asian Indian Sculpture - Gangaikonda Cholapuram

one of the most exquisite stone sculptures ever - the legend of chandikeshwara, Gangaikonda Cholapuram

transgender shiva in the Elephanta caves on Elephanta Island, India

Cher is back on the charts with ‘Woman’s World’

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