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Sankarsana in stone, Mathura, 2nd century BC

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Sankarsana in stone, Mathura, 2nd century BC
Author(s): Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Photographer: Basham, Arthur Llewellyn
Keywords: Buddhism, Background: Bodhisattva's life, Buddha's message, Growth of Buddhism, Buddhist Pantheon
stone sculpture
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Description: Sankarsana, the elder brother of Krsna Vasudeva, is seen with the distinguishing symbols, a club (musala) in his right hand and a plough (hala) in the left. -- (State Museum, Lucknow).
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3723


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