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Bhairavi Ragini (A Woman Performing Religious Rituals)

c. 1725-1750
Artist/maker unknown, Indian
Here a beautiful young woman kneels at a shrine while one of her attendants holds bowl of flowers and a second blows a conch. They honor the Hindu god Shiva (represented by the sculpture in the shrine) in a fertile landscape filled with large blossoms and lush vegetation.

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