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Divine recreation: Krishna with two Gopikas (female cowherds)
Temple mural from Sibi, Karnataka
Krishna and His Exploits
A couple engages in foreplay
Self help is the best help?
A couple engages in foreplay

Man punishes wife's paramour
Caught in the Act!
Genitalia Worship
Genitalia Worship
Here, Lord Shiva is shown embedded in the Lingam

Use of Eagles as Messengers
Painting on the Daria-Daulat Bagh Palace
Use of Eagles as Messengers
Gatekeeper of a Luxury Hotel in India
Gatekeeper of a Luxury Hotel
The practice of a decorated doormen has continued till this day in India

Small Temple, Huge Guardians
Temple Guardians in Tamil Nadu
A Temple Guardian in Tamil Nadu
"Sacred Area. Keep Out"
A Temple Guardian in Tamil Nadu

Muscular watchman (Dwarapalaka), Aihole
Muscular watchman from Aihole
Carved head of a Dwarapalaka
Carved head of a Dwarapalaka (doorman)

Temple Guardian -- from a wall mural in Karnataka
Wall mural of a Guardian
Parashurama Represented in Kaviart
Parashurama in Kavi Art

Four Armed Lord Vishnu
Monochrome Kavi artwork, Western India
Vishnu in Kaviart
Kamadhenu in Kavi Mural
Kamadhenu in Kavi Art

From One Generation to Another
A mother teaches Rangoli to daughter
Mother teaches Rangoli to daughter
Tribal woman wearing self-made jewelry
A Tribal woman wearing self-made jewelry, Madhya Pradesh

A Halakki woman going to market to sell vegetables
Notice that the woman is without a blouse, but covered with lots of necklaces instead. This is typical attire of her community in Uttara Kannada.
Halakki Tribal Woman Going to Marketplace
Tribal Women at a Weekly Marketplace
Tribal Women at a Weekly Marketplace
Bastar District, Madhya Pradesh

"What is Nuclear Testing?"
Portrait of a man belonging to Halakki Tribe
Portrait of a Farmer Belonging to Halakki Tribe
Indian Christmas
Santa Clause in Rangoli Design!

Warrior Arjuna Seeks Lord Krishna's Advice
Picture from a calendar painting. Original artist is not known
The Preaching of the Gita
Bigger the Dot, The Better?
"I hope my husband's longevity is increased by my larger dot!"

A Woman of Havyaka Brahmin Community
Havyak Brahmin Woman
Hindu Widow
A Hindu widow sans vermilion

A Map of Andhra Pradesh showing important cities
A Map of Andhra Pradesh
A Herostone found in Andhra Pradesh
A grand four-storied hero-stone of the Vijayanagar period
Kaken village in Andhra Pradesh

A Medieval Man Wearing a Stitched Headgear
From a Wall Painting in Lepakshi
A Lepakshi Wall Painting
A Moghul Miniature Painting
A Moghul Miniature Painting
From Salarjung Museum Collection in Hyderabad

Man-Woman -- A piece from Salarjung Museum
The sculpture depicts a man and a woman in a mirror
Man-Woman
The Char Minar
The Towers of Char Minar, Hyderabad

Goddess Saraswati
The Hindu Deity of Learning and Knowledge
From a Mysore School of Painting
Saraswati in Mysore Traditional Painting
The Aravali Mountains of Rajasthan
The Aravali Mountain Ranges in Rajasthan

The Jewelry of a Rajasthani Woman
Jewelry of a Rajasthani Woman
Transportation of Water in Rajasthan
Water Being Transported

Water Wells are Hubs of Activity in Rajasthan
Women Chatting Near a Well
A Wedding Procession
A Wedding Procession in Rajasthan

Couple Rides Camel on a Sand-dune
Couple Rides Camel
A Sardar in Festive Attire
A Sardar in Festive Attire

A Smiling Sardarini in Punjab
Woman from Punjab
The Boy Next Door
The Boy Next door

Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Free India's First Prime-Minister
Jawaharlal Nehru
The Seven Steps of Hindu Wedding
A Hindu Wedding
With the Fire (Agni) as the witness, and the bride in his hand, a groom takes seven steps and the sacred oath.

A Priest at a Temple Procession
A Priest at a Temple Procession
Tribal Woman at the Weekly Marketplace
"This is everything that I have"
A Tribal Woman at the Weekly Marketplace, Jagadalpur

A Religious Vegetable Vendor in Bangalore
A Vegetable Vendor
Pierced Nose, Pierced Ears and Saree
An Indian Woman -- Her attire has not changed in centuries

68th way of wearing vermilion
Some women first apply the sandle-wood paste and then apply the vermilion
The Holy Vermilion
Traditional Man with Vermilion
A Traditional Man with Vermilion on Forehead

Widow without the Vermilion
Traditionally, widows did not wear kumkum as a respect to the departed husband
Widow without a Vermilion

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