Trident with Shiva as Half-Woman (Ardhanarishvara), c. 1050  South India, Tamil Nadu, Chola period (900-13th Century), bronze, Overall: h. 39.60 cm (15 9/16 inches). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1969.117

hinducosmos: Trident with Shiva as Half-Woman (Ardhanarishvara) c. Chola period, Tamil Nadu, India (via The Cleveland Museum of Art)

Chola dynasty - Wikipedia

Chola dynasty - Wikipedia

Trident with Shiva as Ardhanari (Half-Woman) ca. 1050, Chola dynasty, South India, The Cleveland Museum of Art In this hybrid form of the deity, Shiva assumes his own form and that of his consort, Uma. The right half of the figure’s anatomy depicts...

Trident with Shiva as Ardhanari (Half-Woman) ca. Chola dynasty, South India, The Cleveland Museum of Art In this hybrid form of the deity, Shiva assumes his own form and that of his consort, Uma. The right half of the figure’s anatomy depicts.

Chola Dynasty : Chola Empire (9th–13th century)

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Tanjore paintings also known as Tanjavur paintings have decorated the walls of temples, palaces and homes since the chola dynasty(17th century). Deeply rooted in tradition, Tanjore paintings depict divine Gods and Goddesses of the Hindu pantheon in rich vibrant colors.  Notable for the adornment of semi-precious stones and 22 karat gold foils, the creation of a Tanjore Paintings involves a lot of dedication and several stages of meticulous artwork.

Tanjore paintings also known as Tanjavur paintings have decorated the walls of temples, palaces and homes since the chola dynasty(17th century). Deeply rooted in tradition, Tanjore paintings depict divine Gods and Goddesses of the Hindu pantheon in rich vibrant colors. Notable for the adornment of semi-precious stones and 22 karat gold foils, the creation of a Tanjore Paintings involves a lot of dedication and several stages of meticulous artwork.

Shiva, King of Dancers (Shiva Nataraja) India, Tamil Nadu, Chola dynasty, 1100s bronze

Shiva, King of Dancers - Shiva Nataraja - India, Tamil Nadu, Chola dynasty, bronze

Shiva Vinadhara (Holder of the Vina) India, State of Tamil Nadu, Chola Dynasty ca. 950 Bronze, Freer

Shiva Vinadhara (Holder of the Vina) India, State of Tamil Nadu, Chola Dynasty ca. 950 Bronze Freer Gallery of Art, Washington, D.

The Bhoganandishwara Temple was built during the Chola Dynasty and contains stone Nandi statues and carvings.

Veerabhadra temple, Lepakshi and Bhoganandishwara temple, Nandi Hills, India - A Photo Essay

NOTE THE SPHINX IS A WOMAN - The sphinx and the Chola Dynasty.

NOTE THE SPHINX IS A WOMAN - The sphinx and the Chola Dynasty.

hinducosmos: “ Mahaganapati with Shakti 11th centurya Chola dynasty, South india, Bronze figure. ” Mahā Gaṇapati with Siddhī 11th Century Cola Bronze Thanjavur region

hinducosmos: “ Mahaganapati with Shakti centurya Chola dynasty, South india, Bronze figure. ” Mahā Gaṇapati with Siddhī Century Cola Bronze Thanjavur region

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