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Devotees of Krishna and followers of Sri Caitanya, dancing with drums, flags and narsingh horn. Chromolithograph.

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Sri Caitanya was the founder of one of four principal Vaiṣṇava sects, born in 1485 in Nadiya, Bengal. He is thought to have been an incarnation of Krishna and Rādhā and instead of having dark skin is fair

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Calcutta (185 Bowbazar Street) : Calcutta Art Studio.

Physical description

1 print : chromolithograph ; border 24 x 35 cm

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Lettering in Bengali script

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26213i

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  • English
  • Bengali


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