Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Images of India - 37

A glimpse of ancient sculptures of India in black and white and are showcased museums for the benefit of interested people.


The 10th century sculpture of Uma Maheshwar at Archaeological Museum in Shimoga

24 comments:

Al said...

So beautiful and distinctly Indian - I can't imagine it anywhere else!

Rajesh Kumar said...

Nice..I like the full framing of the pic.

D.Nambiar said...

I should keep that in mind -- that they have an archaeological museum in Shimoga. Thank you for that info.

Jim said...

Beautiful.

Our photos said...

Beautiful photo!
Greetings, RW & SK

Paresh Kale said...

great artifact !

R Niranjan Das said...

Lovely architecture!

http://joshidaniel.com/ said...

beautiful and classic :)

ANITA said...

❀✽.¸¸.•*`*Beautiful❀✽.¸¸.•*`*

Maniparna Sengupta Majumder said...

Amazingly beautiful and perfect..where is Shimoga ?

Swati Singh said...

Extraordinary sculpture!

krishna said...

Another splendid photograph....

Laura said...

Beautiful artistry!

NatureFootstep said...

they were great artists back then.

Team G Square said...

Lovely sculpture.

allresourceupdates said...

This Old Sculptors are antique indeed

ladyfi said...

What amazing wokmanship!

Christian Weiß said...

Beautiful sculpture with an amazing age. That's great on the Indian culture and religions.

Dragonstar said...

Such excellent carving. I'm so glad you can shoe these things to us.

HansHB said...

Beautiful B&W post!

Monica said...

What a fantastic detail-work! Amazing sculpture!
:)

Robert Nicolaescu said...

Beautiful shot.

Taken For Granted said...

Nice to think this couple has been together for over 1000 years. Now that is faithfulness.

Jarek said...

Interesting picture.