Saturday, June 4, 2016

Image: Awakening Kumbhakarna

The Awakening of Kumbhakarna 
illustrated manuscript, circa 1605

In the foreground, you see Rama's camp with his army of monkeys and bears, while in the city of Lanka the rakshasas are trying to wake the giant Kumbhakarna. You can read more about Kumbhakarna at Wikipedia.

Here are some details from the illustration:

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