Kedarnath temple stays intact, its surroundings have gone with flow - Hindustan Times

A submerged idol of Hindu Lord Shiva stands in the flooded River Ganges in Rishikesh, in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand, on June Torrential monsoon rains caused havoc in northern India, leading to flash floods, cloudbursts and landslides.

One of the places I will visit : Shiva in Rishikesh

The Lord Shiva statue--- on the bank of the Ganges in Rishikesh is the major tourist attraction of city ,INDIA. Lord Shiva is the most ''powerful'' and ''fascinating'' deity of the ''Hindu trinity'' also known as Shiva the destroyer.

The Crone as depicted in Indian mythology (Dhumavati - the widow goddess)

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Lakshmi - my namesake, the goddess of wealth and good fortune. Isn't she beautiful?

Many plants and trees have been elevated to the realm of the sacred, such as the lotus flower in Hinduism. The Hindu goddess Lakshmi holding & standing on a lotus, Raja Ravi Varma painting.

Quite an interesting representation of Goddess Shakti

Beautiful painting by Zeng Hao! Green Tara - originally a Hindu goddess and later adopted by some forms of Buddhism. She is known as the mother of liberation, a protectress, an obstacle remover, and an earth mother.

More on the Lion Man. Trying to find his gentle side for my characterisation.

Sanskrit “Man-Lion” one of the 10 avatars (incarnations) of the Hindu god Vishnu.

This totally entranced me. The myth of how Zeus, in the form of a swan, raped young Leda and produced Helen of Troy. Even Victorians thought this was an acceptable form of erotica (from the Evening Standard) - do you?

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