National Museum Mankind Bhopal India

National Museum

of

Mankind Bhopal

India

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MUSEUM OF MAN RASHTRIYA MANAV SANGRAHALAYA BHOPAL

BHOPAL

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MUSEUM OF MAN

RASHTRIYA MANAV SANGRAHALAYA

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PHOTO COURTESY 

of

MADHUR DIWAN, NAGARJUN 

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ETHNOFLORENCE 2013

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INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN SHRINES

A Weekly Report

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THARUS BARDIA

WORSHIP AT HOUSE SHRINE

1978

PHOTO 

JOHAN REINHARD

http://sites.google.com/site/johanreinhardwebsite/ 

&

General Link in Ethnoflorence

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-johan-reinhard-pictures/

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THARUS BARDIA WORSHIP AT HOUSE SHRINE 1978 PHOTO 
JOHAN REINHARD

About the Tharus Bardia

visit the sincretic page of

 LAWANGI PUJA WITH SHAMAN 

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-johan-reinhard-pictures/

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THE KHENIS or GHOST EATERS

are protective figure that can be found at the entrance gates of some villages of the  

LOWER MUSTANG

Baragun Area

after KAGBENI and JHARKOT

(DZAR),  

IWI (grand mother) and MEME (grand father) 

Each KHENIS figure is re-painted each year for the LUKOR festival (circumbulation of the village area).

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MEME

figure at the entrance gate of Tangbe

2010

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VILLAGE GODS OF SOUTH INDIA

AYANAR SHRINE OF NARTHAMALAI

TAMIL NADU

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SEPTAMATRIKAS

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VISIT THE IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTE TO THE MATTER BY

RON DU BOIS

 LARGER THAN LIFE

THE TERRACOTTA SCULPTURES OF SOUTH INDIA

ON

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/10/12/larger-than-life-the-terracotta-sculptures-of-india-ron-du-bois/

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HIDDEN MUSEUMS OF INDIA AND HIMALAYA

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GOVERNAMENT MUSEUM

ALAMPUR

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Behind the Kumara Brahma temple at the Nav Brahma site at Alampur is the Alampur Government Museum. This museum has a large, varied collection of sculptures arranged in a big hall. 

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Most of the pieces are from the 7th century Chalukya period; several pieces in polished black stone  are from the  11th century (Kakatiyas).

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Ethnoflorence 

2013

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