Hanuman obtains an audience with Rama (Mandi Pahari school, c.1725): *ZOOM capabilities*
(downloaded Dec. 1999)
"Hanuman's Audience with Rama, from an illustrated manuscript of the Ramayana, circa 1725. Opaque watercolor on paper, 188 x 301 mm."
"The Plot to Kill Bali," in a modern kalamkari version from Andhra Pradesh
(downloaded Apr. 2002)
"The Plot to Kill Bali. Kalamkari
Painting on Cotton. 2.5 ft x
1.5 ft. Sugriva was the son of Surya and the king of monkeys. Bali was
the son of Indra and half brother of Sugriva. Rama and Lakshman entered
into an alliance with Sugriva who promised to support Ram in his
against Ravana. In return Sugriva wanted Rama’s help in regaining his
from his half-brother Bali who had usurped his throne and exiled him.
killed Bali and restored the throne to Sugriva."
Source of left image: ebay, Sept. 2008
Source of right image: http://spiritweb.org/Spirit/image-gallery.html?topic=Vedic%20Deity
(downloaded Oct. 1999)
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