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  • Album of images of Hindu deities

    Manuscript, Drawing, Watercolour, Illustration

    This album is one of two volumes that contain botanical paintings, intricate line drawings and vibrant watercolours of H...

  • Album of paintings inside a Madurai Temple

    Image, Illustration, Cloth, Manuscript

    Thirty oil paintings in the South Indian style, depicting scenes painted on the ceilings of the Meenakshi Sundareshwara...

  • An illustration of Ganesh

    Image, Manuscript, Illustration

    This is one of 12 miniatures from a manuscript of Hindu rituals and devotional tracts. The manuscript is written in the...

  • Drawings demonstrating yoga poses and the parts of...

    Drawing, Illustration, Image, Manuscript

    This collection of coloured drawings of different postures practised by Hata yogis contains 84 recognised 'asanas' and 2...

  • Raga Poorvi

    Illustration, Image, Gouache, Album

    This 'Ragmala' dates from the 17th century. It has 36 pages of Ragas – melodies of Indian music – illustrated with paint...

  • Sri Padmanabha – Vishnu, lying on a snake with his...

    Illustration, Image

    This image comes from a set of 35 printed and coloured illustrations of the Hindu epic stories, the Mahabharata and the...