This is the final design for the next part of my thigh sleeve. The theme of the sleeve is family, as my family is very important to me! The meaning and importance of this part is my ancestors. Some of my ancestors wereRomanygypsys, therefore I want this on tattooed on my thigh. I cannot wait and my tattoo is booked for friday :) Have you seen the new promotion Real Techniques brushes -$10 http://www.pusha.se/real-techniques-brushes-samantha-chapman #tattoo #tattoos #tattoosgirl #tattooswomen
Kalighat painting of Vishnu as Matsya. Calcutta, c1860. All of creation was engulfed by water and disappeared. One of the god's rivals snatched the four Vedas, the most revered scriptures of Hindu tradition, from the hands of Brahma and disappeared with them into the depths. Eventually, with Vishnu's help, they were recovered. Paintings such as this are typical of 19th-cent Calcutta.
Theyyam, Hindu ritual worship of North Kerala, India. A folk religion, several thousands of years old. Theyyam is a god & they are seeking it's blessing. This dance is an invocation performed in front of the shrine, or in houses as ancestor worship.