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The romantic couple (Mudukana Maduve)
Romance of the Elderly
Mask of Somana Kunita
Mask of Somana Kunita

The decorations of the fortune (kani) teller
Fortnune Teller
The hinged horse dance
The hinged horse dance (keelu-kudure)

The devotee at Karaga (offerings to mother earth)
The devotee at Karaga
Rangoli Designs
Colorful Rangoli Designs

Raja Ram Mohan Roy (1774-1833)
A Hindu Reformer and Visionary, considered by many as the father of modern India
Picture from cover of a children's book - artist not known
Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Horse Mounted Guards at the Republic Day Parade
Presidential Guards at the Republic Day Parade, New Delhi

A blind street beggar plays flute through his nose, Bangalore
A blind street beggar
Alms Solicitor at Temple
A beggar at the Mangeshi temple, Goa

Born in poverty, raised in poverty.
A girl of Santal tribe covers herself in West Bengal
Poor Girl
Poor Woman Selling
The capital of her business does not buy a meal, so imagine her profits

A carpenter hardly needs to wear clothes
Interviews with Poverty
Interviews with Poverty
Tribal women balancing work, errands and children

An ascetic (Sadhu) performing rituals
Begging is their primary source of living
Interviews with Poverty
Interviews with Poverty
A barefooted Brahmin offers alms to a beggar

Beggar by choice: A Sufi fakir seeks alms on the street
Beggar By Choice
Interviews with Poverty
A rag-picker boy
Rag picking seems to be the profession of choice among the urban orphans

Beggar with his entertaining bull
Interviews with Poverty
Interviews with Poverty
A handicap beggar on the street
Children sometimes donate their candy money to the beggars for 'good luck' in the examinations.

Begging as a Devotion to God
This man told me he begs only on certain days of the month to fulfill a vow.
Interviews with Poverty
Interviews with Poverty
A destitute woman takes to begging as a last resort

The face of poverty
Interviews with Poverty
Interviews with Poverty
A patient of Leprosy takes to begging as his means of living

Recycler of a different kind
The urban rag pickers scattered all over India wander the streets looking for pieces of paper and plastic to make a living. They sometimes have to *lease* the container (white bag shown) from the buyer
Interviews with Poverty
Halakki Tribal Woman
Light heart cures poverty

A Painted Stork near Ranganatittu in Karnataka
A Painted Stork
Initiatiation of a Brahmin Student
A Brahmin Vatu (student) begs his first meal

Nawab and coterie
Nawab with Courtier
Gandhari  by Nandalal Bose
Blind folded Gandhari and a Maid on Balcony
by Nandalal Bose

Painted Leather Puppet of Hanuman
Leather Puppet of Hanuman
Two is Better than One!
Man Fondles Two Women on a Swing
Mysore Traditional Painting, Sritatwanidhi

Temple on Wheels (Ratha)
Temple on Wheels - Silk Embrodery
Hindu Mythological Figure Rawana
Hindu Mythological Figure Rawana, Leather Puppet
Ten headed Rawana, king of Sri Lanka and a devout disciple of Lord Shiva is a central character in the Hindu Epic of Ramayana.

Romance of Lord Vishnu and Wife Laxmi
Kavi art murals are found on the Indian west coast. In the mural above, the couple is shown relaxing on a five hooded snake
Romance of Lord Vishnu and Laxmi
Kissing Couple
A Romantic Couple
Hoysala Sculpture from Jinanathapura

Hanuman, the Monkey
Hanuman, the Monkey
Interior of Amir Palace
Interior of Amir Palace

Emperor Babur
From a Mogul Miniature Painting
Moghul Emperor Babur
Gol Gumbaz
The Majestic Gol Gumaz

Nawab and a Courtier
Detail from Wall Painting at Daria Daulat Bagh, Srirangapattana
Nawab with Courier
In Akbars Durbar
A Courtier in Akbar's Durbar Reading a Message
Mogul Miniature Painting

Artist Lets His Imagination Go Wild
Sculpture from Khajuraho -- 900 A.D.
Extreme Erotica from Khajuraho
Carvings on Wooden Car in Pattadakal
Carvings on wooden car (chariot) in Pattadakal

Man disturbs wife while she puts on make up
Playboy disturbs make-up
Drinking Couple - Temple Sculpture from India
Drinking Couple -- Temple Sculpture from India

The Phallus: Facts and Fallacies
Contrary to common belief, most of the ancient/medieval erotic arts of India are not based on Kamasutra and fashion extra-ordinary imagination on the part of the artists.
The Phallus: Facts and Fantasies
Mistress Seduces Man - Temple Sculpture from India
A Warrior Spends Time With Mistress
Note his one hand is on the sword. Temple sculpture from Bhatkal.

Lovers, sculpture from a Khajuraho temple
Lovers, sculpture from a Khajuraho temple

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