Stories in the Afternoon

Dancing Divinities

Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja), c. 1000
India: Tamil Nadu, 975-1025
Bronze
31-3/4 x 24 in. (80.6 x 61.0 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation

Dancing Divinities

Date: Sunday, October 27, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Educator: Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Depictions of the god Shiva, Lord of Dance, are a spectacular component of the Hindu works at the Norton Simon Museum. Listen to tales of rhythm and sound, and let them inspire your own drawings of music and dance.


| Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4-8. | No reservations needed