Masterpiece stone carving of Hindu god on horseback, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam, Tamil Nadu State, India | por Mikey Stephens

Masterpiece stone carving of Hindu god on horseback, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam, Tamil Nadu State, India

Tree Dryad (Shalabhanjika)  12-13th C  India  Dimensions:      H. 42 1/2 in. (108 cm); W. 14 in. (35.6 cm)  Integrated into the carved facades of Indian temples is a host of seductive females whose identifications are not always apparent. Some are nature spirits. Others serve as consorts and companions to the gods. The blossoming branch in this woman's hand and the tree trunk in the background suggest that she is a wood nymph.

Integrated into the carved facades of Indian temples is a host of seductive females whose identifications are not always apparent. Some are nature spirits. Others serve as consorts and companions to the gods

KANDARIYA MAHADEVA TEMPLE • 11th c. • Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh, India

I dreamed they were kissing and feeding each other mint chocolates Vishnu and Lakshmi at the Lakshmana Temple, Khajuraho, Madya Pradesh, India

Shree Ganesh,Ganesh Statue,Indian Gods,Lord Ganesha,Lord Krishna,Shiva,Hindu Art,Goddesses,Spirituality

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