Banaras: Siva shrine, detail
|Collections||Arthur Llewellyn Basham|
|Title:||Banaras: Siva shrine, detail|
|Author(s):||Morgan, Kenneth W.|
Photographer: Basham, Arthur Llewellyn
|Keywords:||Hindu Temples: Outside scenes, people, interiors, ceremonies, temple cave shrines|
|Description:||Interior of the small Siva shrine near the Durga temple. The upright, rounded post is the Siva linga|
it is set on a base designed to carry off the holy water poured over the linga. Note the flowers placed on the linga by devotees. Back of the linga is an image of Parvati, Siva's wife.
|Other Identifiers:||ANUA 682-3767|
|ANUA 682-3767.tif||15.16 MB||TIFF|
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