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Indian Woman with stick-on vermilion
Indian Woman with Vermilion
Priest of a Roadside Temple
"I am a poor priest of a poor temple"

Son of the Priest
Notice his vertical bars (nama) on the forehead. This is a characteristic of the Iyengar community in the South India
Iyengari Priest
Smiling Girl on the Streets of Bangalore
"Sweet Smiles Don't Cost Anything!"

"I have never been photographed before.
Girl Growing up on the streets of India
A Girl Growing up on the streets of India
A Young Street Girl

Traditional Punjabi Sword and Beard of a Sikh Groom
An Anxious Sikh Groom in Punjab
Execution of Sepoys, 1858
Indian Soldiers Being Executed by British Canons
The aftermath of India's First War of Independence, 1858

Rangoli to Welcome the New Millennium
Millennium Rangoli
Sankranti Rangoli
Rangoli to wish Sankranti Greetings

Using Rangoli to Greet Friends and Neighbors
Girl Paints Rangoli on the occasion of Pongal Festival
Rangoli for Pongal
The Holy Chariot in Rangoli
Divine Chariot in a Rangoli Design

The Mysore Dasara Procession
Detail from a painting in Mysore Palace
The Mysore Dasara Procession
College Students Playing Holi
College students celebrate the Holi festival
Holi is celebrated by exchanging colors

Mahavira in Meditation
Mahavira started Jainism as a school of thought based on non-violence and self-discipline
Mahavira from a Calendar Painting
The Spice Girl
Indian Girl Selling Pepper, Ginger & Spices

Woman in festive clothing prepares for worship
Preparing for Prayer
The Moharam Tiger
Sacrificial Tiger
A devotee during the festival of Moharam

The Festival of Lights
Woman Celebrating Diwali with Rangoli and Lights
The Festival of Lights
Temple on Wheels
Temple on Wheels
A chariot being built with bamboo and rope

Temple Chariot, Tiruparankundram
Temple Chariot in Tamil Nadu
Rangoli made with petals
Rangoli made with petals

A Girl Learning Rangoli by Looking at a Book
Girl Learning Rangoli
Dasara Greetings in Flowers
A thatched roof temple with Dasara Greetings
Notice the elaborate lettering done using flower petals

Karna's Predicament
Scene from a Hindu Epic in Rangoli Art
Karna`s Demise - Rangoli Art
Arjuna`s Dejection - Rangoli Art
Arjuna's Dejection
Scene from Mahabharata in Rangoli Art

Draupadi's Wedding
Scene from Mahabharata in Rangoli Art
Draupadi`s Wedding - Rangoli Art
Duck in a Rangoli Design
A Swimming Duck in a Rangoli Design

Floral decorations indicating a festive occasion
Shown is the birthday celebration of Lord Krishna
Invitation to Krishna`s Birthday Celebration
Welcome Sign to a Wedding Hall
Welcome Sign to a Wedding Hall

Lord Ganesh in a Floral Rangoli
Lord Ganesh in a Floral Rangoli
Use of Flowers as Hue
Making Art with Flowers
Men using petals as hue for a temple decoration

Consenting Adults
The symbiosis of the flower and the bug is theme of many Indian poems and art
The Magic of the Master
Diwali Fireworks
Fireworks During the Deepavali Festival

The Flower Merchant
The Flower Merchant
Fruit Vending Boy
"I Sell Good Health"
A boy selling fruits on his bicycle

Waiting for the arrow of Kama
The Magic of the Master
The Flower Shop
The Flower Shop
Buying flowers on a daily basis is a long tradition in India.
Flowers are used for makeup as well as for worship

Woman selling flower garlands
Buying flowers on a daily basis is a long tradition in India.
Flowers are used for makeup as well as for worship
The Garland Vendor
Newly Weds Offering Prayers with Flowers
Newly Weds Offering Prayers with Flowers
The flowers constitute an essential ingredient of Hindu worship

"…Why can't we get a daily birth, and a daily death
The Magic of the Master
Flowers Beside a Bangalore Street
The Flowers of a Bangalore Street
Indian Philanthropists for long have planted trees on the side of the street. Even in today's polluted streets of India, the blooming flowers provide the hope that one day the nature will clean herself

A Traditional Dancer with Flower Decorations
Flowers as Women`s Makeup
The Rangoli Art Supplier
Man Selling Rangoli Ingredients

Woman Stops to Smell Flowers
Watercolor painting by K. L. Kamat
Woman Stops to Smell Flowers
A Romantic Couple Admire a Flower
Saying it with Flowers
A Romantic Couple Admire a Flower
(Painting from a 1950s Sari Commercial - artist not known)

Flowers for the Lady
(Painting from a 1950s Sari Commercial - artist not known)
Flowers for the Lady
Somana Kunita
A Folk Dancer's Mask Decorated with Fresh Flowers

Kannada Writer Goruru Ramaswamy Iyengar
Goruru Ramaswamy Iyengar

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