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Sarasvati, goddess of art and learning, another wife of Brahma, still worshipped widely by students and schoolchildren at an annual festival

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Title: Sarasvati, goddess of art and learning, another wife of Brahma, still worshipped widely by students and schoolchildren at an annual festival
Author(s): Basham, Arthur Llewellyn
Photographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
Keywords: Laksmi, other goddesses, Ganesa, Visvakarman, Surya, Wishing Cow, Hell, etc;posters;photograph
Description: The swan should strictly be a brahmani goose (hamsa)
the swan seems to have been unknown in ancient India.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/196347
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3957

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