A presentation by Dr.Sunanda Srivastava on 'Rare Images of Durga Mahisamardini'

A presentation by Dr.Sunanda Srivastava on 'Rare Images of Durga Mahisamardini'

Wednesday, March 29, Conference Room I, India International Centre at 6:30pm

Speaker: Dr.Sunanda Srivastava, former Superintending Archaeologist, ASI

Chair: Dr. D.N. Dimri

Worship of Sakti or Devi as the supreme goddess has been very popular since ancient times, Durga being the most revered one. This form of Devi attained such admiration that her images as Mahisasuramardini were ubiquitously sculpted and found across the country. Discussion on a few of rare images of Durga will be the topic of the talk.