Krishna-Abhisarika Nayika meets a witch and snakes on the way to meeting her lover. Detail from an early 19th century Indian miniature painting. Period: Rajput, Pahari, Kangra school. Ink and color on paper.
A traditional Kathakali Dancer in Cochin, Kerala. We enjoy a Kathakali dance performance during our rail tours of southern India http://www.greatrail.com/great-train-tours-holiday-destinations/india--the-orient/cochin.aspx