Exploring the South Indian Temple Hall at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Rama after defeating his enemy, the demon RavanaHanuman, the monkey king who helped Rama rescue Sita from RavanaSita, Rama's wifePurushamirukam, "man-beast"Larger than the other reliefs on these slender columns, this portrays the donor, a royal patron here dressed as a simple devotee This is not so much a blog as a supplement to my masterpiece … Continue reading Exploring the South Indian Temple Hall at the Philadelphia Museum of Art