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Mysore: demon by Kali temple

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CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham
Title: Mysore: demon by Kali temple
Author(s): Morgan, Kenneth W.
Photographer: Basham, Arthur Llewellyn
Keywords: Hindu images: Household Images
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Description: According to a local legend, the goddess Kali, wife of Siva, killed this demon and freed the people of Mysore from his domination. The temple was erected here to honor Kali, and at the approach was set up this image of the demon as a reminder to the people of their liberation.
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3803


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