An explicated Nepalese  Tharu’s Shrine iconography – Nepalese Ghurras wooden churning rod holders Composition –

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Ethnoflorence Photo Archive Collection 1990-2020 – Nepalese Ghurras wooden churning rod holders  Composition – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008-2020

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An explicated Nepalese  Tharu’s Shrine iconography –

Photo credit of Musée du Quai Branly, donateur Alexander William MacDonald (collection)

Tharu shrine

Photo credit of Musée du Quai Branly, donateur Alexander William MacDonald (collection)

The figure represents the Tharu shrine male deity village Cabahwa (protector of the hearth & village) , normally combined with the female deity (with five prongs on the top) Daharcandi ( preventing epidemic) –

Together the effigies of Cabahwa and Daharcandi – the row of five wooden small pegs – in this Furer Haimendorf pic SOAS Library (PPMS19_6_THAR_0067 – caption: Two statues with peacock and other symbols carved into )- represent the Hindu epic Pandava’s five brothers.

Together the effigies of Cabahwa and Daharcandi - the row of five wooden small pegs - in this Furer Haimendorf pic SOAS Library (PPMS19_6_THAR_0067 - caption Two statues with peacock and other symbols carved i

Photo Credit of Furer Haimendorf  SOAS Library (PPMS19_6_THAR_0067 – caption: Two statues with peacock and other symbols carved into )

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I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE

WORK IN PROGRESS

672 I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE GHURRAS NEPAL NEPALESE

I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE – extract from the no 672 – Nepalese Ghurras – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts

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I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE – extract from the no 496 – Nepalese Ghurras – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts

I Quaderni della Collezione 1 – 100

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-1-100-work-in-progress/

I Quaderni della Collezione 100 – 200

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-100-200-work-in-progress/

I Quaderni della Collezione 200 – 300

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/ethnoflorence-indian-himalayan-collection-archive-200-300-work-in-progress/

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I QUADERNI DELLA COLLEZIONE – extract from the no 471 – Nepalese Ghurras – Archivio Fotografico della Collezione Ethnoflorence Indian and Himalayan Folk and Tribal Arts

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THARU FAN PEOPLE TERAI NEPALESE TRIBAL FUGURATE FAN NEPAL

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

Western Nepal folk masks

Western Nepal Folk Masks. Ethnoflorence & EthnoEidos Archive Collections.

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2018

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THARU PEOPLE TERAI NEPALESE

TRIBAL FUGURATE FAN

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Nepal Nepalese THARU FAN Ethnoflorence Archive Collection no 642

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Tharu Fan Ethnoflorence Archive Collection no 642

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Tharu Fan, detail. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection no 642

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Tharu Fan detail.  Ethnoflorence Archive Collection no 642

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Tharu Fan detail.  Ethnoflorence Archive Collection no 642

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NEPAL NEPALESE GHURRA

NETI GUIDE BARATTE

Composition no 13

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Nepalese Ghurra Ghurras/Tar/Nethi/Loti/Tara/Tharku/Ghurlu/  composition no 13. Ethnoflorence Archive Collection.

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SVEN HEDIN CENTRAL ASIA AND TIBET

BOOK OF THE WEEK

CENTRAL ASIA AND TIBET

Towards the Holy City of Lassa

by

SVEN HEDIN

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Some of Shagdur’s Discoveries

 with 420 illustrations fron Drawings and Photographs,

Eight Full-page coloured Illustrations from Paintings, and five Maps, mostly by the Author

VOL II

HURST AND BLACKETT

London

1903 https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/?s=sven+hedin

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Carved Polar Wood. On the right an Image of Buddha

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Carved Wooden Ornamental from a House in Lou-lan

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Carved Pieces of Wood from the Ruins

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A Lama with a Prayer-wheel

 

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Tibetan Women

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A Lama Attired for a Religious Festival

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A Lama Wearing a Mask

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THARU

February 1966

From Furer Haimendorf Archive

Copyright

SOAS, Nicholas Haimendorf https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-furer-haimendorf-photo-archive/

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Moulded relief figures on a house wall

Manpur, Dang district, Nepal

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Manpur, Dang district, Nepal

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SOAS Library PPMS19_6_THAR_0067

Manpur, Dang district, Nepal

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SOAS Library PPMS19_6_THAR_0019

Manpur, Dang district, Nepal

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Picture of the week

from

TIBET, THE MYSTERIOUS

by

Sir Thomas Holdich

with Maps, Diagrams. and other illustrations

and Map by W & A.K. Johnston

London

ALSTON RIVERS

1906

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General group of Lama

General group of Lama

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MUSEO STORIA NATURALE FIRENZE

SEZIONE ANTROPOLOGIA ED ETNOLOGIA

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museo-nazionale-di-etnologia-e-antropologia-firenze/

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Museo Indiano – Collezione Tibetana Photo Ethnoflorence

THE TIBETAN COLLECTION

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Museo Indiano – Collezione Tibetana Photo Ethnoflorence

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Museo Indiano – Collezione Tibetana Photo Ethnoflorence

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Museo Indiano – Collezione Tibetana Photo Ethnoflorence

Photo Museo di Storia Naturale della Scienza

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MUSEE DU QUAI BRANLY

OLD EXHIBITIONS

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LES MAÎTRES DU DÉSORDRE
DU MERCREDI 11 AVRIL AU DIMANCHE 29 JUILLET 2012

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PHOTO CARL STEEL

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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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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

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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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THARU MASK NEPAL MASQUE NEPALI NEPALESE ARTS PREMIERS PRIITIVE MASK OF THE HIMALAYAS

ARTS PREMIERS NEPAL TRIBAL MASK TRIBALE NEPALESE NEPALI PRIMITIVE MASKS PARIS TRIBAL ART NEW YORK TRIBAL ART BRUSSELLES TRIBAL ART PREMIERS PRIMITIVE ART.jpg

Tharu Mask, Nepal

Tharu masks?

 

An invention of the collectorS or reality?

 

Green Mask  edited on “Demons and Deities Mask of the Himalayas” and attribuited to the Tharu people context

by Mr Thomas Murray

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-thomas-murray-san-francisco/

http://www.asianart.com/articles/murray/22.html

 

Masque anthropomorphe

 

Anthropomorphics mask Marc Petit donation at the Musee du Quai Branly

attribuited to the Tharu context

 

More about this mask 

 

Start the research from here: http://www.quaibranly.fr/cc/pod/recherche.aspx?b=1&t=2

 

Details

 

N° inventaire : 70.2003.1.5

 

Ethnonyme : Tharu

 

Toponyme : Népal / Asie méridionale / Asie

 

Ancienne collection : Marc Petit

 

Donateur : Marc Petit

 

Matériaux et Techniques : Bois, argile, fibres végétales, fer.

 

Dimensions d’encombrement (Hauteur x Largeur x Profondeur, Poids) : 28 x 22 cm

 

Unité patrimoniale : Asie

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HE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS PART IV NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS PART II THARU TRIBAL ARTS AN HIDDEN HERITAGE PART II

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART IV

ANCIENT FOLK HIMALAYAN LUTE

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART II

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART V

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COMING SOON

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NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS PART I

THE DETAILS

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NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS PART II

THE DETAILS

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NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS PART III

THE DETAILS

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COMING SOON

THARU TRIBAL ARTS

AN HIDDEN HERITAGE

PART II

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NEPAL MUSIQUE MUSIC: THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS PART III NEPAL NEPALESE MUSIC INSTRUMENTS THE LUTES OF THE SANTAL PEOPLE

ETHNOFLORENCE

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FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART III

ANCIENT FOLK HIMALAYAN LUTE

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ETHNOFLORENCE ARCHIVE 2011

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART I

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART II 

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THE LUTES OF THE HIMALAYAS

PART IV

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COMING SOON

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NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS PART I

THE DETAILS 

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NEPALESE TRIBAL ARTS

THE DETAILS

PART II 

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COMING SOON

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THE LUTES

OF THE SANTHAL PEOPLE

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TRIBAL ARTS OF THE SANTAL PEOPLE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/04/05/tribal-arts-of-the-santal-

SANTAL PANELS

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2009/06/30/santal-parganas-people-carved-wodden-panels-of-the-wedding-litters-palkee/

SANTAL BANAM

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/01/21-dhodro-banam-santal-banam-santal-people-lutes-anthropomorphic-lutes-indian-tribal-art-with-a-writing-of-the-french-artist-fernandez-arman-15-liuti-tribali-antropomorfi-dei-santal-del-nord-indi/

SANTAL FLUTES

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2008/08/19/4-tribal-santal-flutes-santal-people-tribal-art-4-rari-flauti-tribali-dei-santal-people-nord-india/

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THARU TRIBAL ARTS

AN HIDDEN HERITAGE 

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COMING SOON

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