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 06, 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.


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