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Audio Lecture: The Lingam Made Flesh: Split-Level Symbolism in Hindu Art

Audio Lecture: The Lingam Made Flesh: Split-Level Symbolism in Hindu Art

Wendy Doniger, University of Chicago, traced a centuries-old dispute on the symbolism of a genre of votary object representing Hindu god Shiva. James Cuno, president and director of the Art Institute of Chicago, introduced her.

India, sculpture, symbolism
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High School, Middle School

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