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South Asian Art & Architecture: Background Information


Copper statuette of the Hindu god Rama.

Unspecified Artist, Rama, Chola Period (11th century), Copper Alloy, Asia Society Museum, New York, New York.

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Iconography, Mythology & Religious Texts

Guides to Iconography and Mythology

Primary Religious Texts

Other translations and versions than those listed below are also available at UNC. They can be found by searching the online catalog or by browsing the shelves.

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