Maha-Laksmi on a lotus with lustrating elephants Indian, Pahari, Late 18th century Basohli, Punjab Hills, Northern India
'Bharat-Mata' ('Mother-India'); Painting by Abanindranath Tagore, India, 1905 --'Bharat-Mata' - Symbol of the Nation: India was aware as a nation with very strong nationalism. This painting of Mother India imitates the traditional form of Hindu Goddess. She has four arms, carrying the symbols of the way to modernize the nation by improving food, clothing, knowledge and spirituality. Here, the subject of modern national identity is drawn in a traditional Indian-form.
Radha Krishna rasamanjaro of the lovers 1660 basohli ❤️☀️
My friend Baba Balakdas. 42 years old. A devotee of Shiva. Sadhus are known as 'babas' in Nepal. The word 'baba' means father or uncle in most Indian languages. via sadhus.org