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Valour, betrayal and desire: heroes and villains in Indian paintings

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Duration: 0:15:02 | Added: 09 Feb 2016
Nisha Somasundaram explores both male and female heroes and demons in Indian epics in this TORCH Bite-Size talk at the Ashmolean Museum LiveFriday.

This talk introduces the great male and female heroes in Indian epics and the demons they defeated using a mix of scholarly insights, mythical storytelling and exploration of symbolism through performance, movement and gestures.

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