Enlarge Image

Nataraja, Mysteries and More…

  • click on the image to enlarge | click on the Expand icon upper left to enlarge further
    click Esc to close and return to this page

Fig. 8: Bhikshatana and the rishi wives
On the ceiling of the mandapa in front of the Shivakamasundari shrine in the Nataraja temple of Chidambaram
Late Chola or early Nayaka?

(2014 Liesbeth Bennink)