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Vintage Balinese Rangda Mask.  Mythology.  Durga.  Bali.

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    Rangda – a dramatic manifestation of the Goddess of the Underworld, Durga – is the demon queen of the Leyaks.  Leyaks are spirit/ghost-like figures in Bali that appear as humans during the daylight but – at night – their head and entrails break off from their bodies… Continue reading

Bronze Hindu Goddess Durga on Dawon, India

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Detail:  As a goddess, Durga’s feminine power contains the energies of the gods.  She holds – in her many arms – weapons from various gods.  Durga was created as a warrior goddess to fight demons (namely Mahisha).  She rides on her Dawon (lion or tiger). … Continue reading
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