Image library for MLLL-4993, Epics of Ancient India (University of Oklahoma), along with "Public Domain Editions" of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata.
Saturday, May 21, 2016
This is Varahi, one of the Matrikas. She is the female boar counterpart to Vishnu's boar incarnation, Varaha. The statue is from around the year 1000 C.E. (image source: Asian Art Museum of San Francisco in California).