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Gallery Talk: Verbal Description—The Holy Family in Hindu Art

October 17, 2017
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

Museum educator Lucas Livingston leads you on a lively journey exploring playful and pious representations of Hindu deities Shiva, Parvati, Skanda, and Ganesha. This interactive public tour emphasizes multi-sensory engagement and verbal description for people who are blind or partially sighted and is open to all visitors. 

India, Tamil Nadu, Shiva and Uma Seated with Their Son, Skanda (Somaskanda), Vijayanagar period, c. 1400. Robert Allerton Purchase Fund.