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Buddha from Aingere. [Corrected caption: Digambara Jain image of the Tirthankara Parshavanatha, Annigeri]

Buddha from Aingere. [Corrected caption: Digambara Jain image of the Tirthankara Parshavanatha, Annigeri]

Photographer: Biggs, Thomas

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1855

Shelfmark: Photo 208/(4)

Item number: 2084

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a Digambara Jain image of the Tirthankara Parshavanatha from Annigeri, taken by Thomas Biggs in 1855. Annigeri used to be an important centre under the Chalukya rulers in the 11th - 12th centuries. This view shows a sculpture from that period representing the Tirthankara Parshvanatha with attendants chauri-bearers or carrying fly-whisks.

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