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Talking About Art – Shiva Nataraja

AL COS Standards
Social Studies: Objective 7G.5.1 Objective 8.3.1 Objective 8.3.2 Objective 8.8.1 Objective 8.8.2 Objective 9.4.1

Talking About Art

It’s not always easy to start a conversation around a work of art. Learn a few key talking points about this bronze sculpture from India depicting the Hindu god Shiva in his dancing form.

Shiva Nataraja with Angela May, Assistant Curator of Education and Lana Beardslee

 

Want to explore?

Click the link below for students to explore symbolism and iconography on an interactive image.

SHIVA NATARAJA INTERACTIVE IMAGE

 

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