Lakshman removing a thorn from Rama’s foot & Hanuman watching,
VAMANA (VISHNU) TRANSFORMING INTO TRIVIKRAMA, WITH MAHABALI TOUCHING HIS FEET AND THE GODS SHOWERING BLESSINGS FROM ABOVE
Tarot cards originated in Italy in the 15th Century & were used solely for gaming. It was not until the 18th Century that there is any evidence of an occult link & use for divination.
One of the best known of all zoomorphic maps is the ‘Leo Belgicus’ – the Lion of the Low Countries. bl.uk/collection-ite… #PicturingPlaces #maps
I thought this design created by my twin sister @GinaViglietti back in 2014 for one of our PSSA conferences would be appropriate to share on #FossilFriday and #AfricaDay
#WPYalumni Juan Carlos Mimó Perez spotted a mouse crouched calmly under this lion’s paw. His quick reaction resulted in this tightly framed moment between one of Africa’s smallest mammals and one of its largest – a nod to Aesop’s fable. Seconds later, the mouse quietly left.
A 17th century Russian edition of the Alexander Romance showing Alexander the Great exploring the ocean floor in a submersible.
I’ve come across a few versions of the Retrospective Starfish, but I saw it being used via twitter, and wondered why there wasn’t a likeable little starfish in the middle. So I drew one. Hello little fella… If you’re wondering what this model is all about – check out this blogpost: The Retrospective Starfish