Dancing with the Divine: Arts of India, Tibet and South East Asia


Shiva Nataraja (Lord of the Dance); late 10th century; photo courtesy of ARTSMIA

Discover why Shiva dances, the Buddha meditates, and Mahavira gives away all his possessions. Examine how Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain artists create art in the service of worship and devotion to their gods.

Saturday, January 28, 2012
3 – 4 pm
Minneapolis Institute of Arts