Images by Joy Parker
Texts by Robert Leach
Gouache on paper, 50cm by 35cm
The huge temple at Madurai, dedicated to the goddess Meenakshi, is a place of pilgrimage for many Hindus
Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941), Nobel Prize winner for literature, was born near Kolkata in Bengal, where his work is still highly valued.
Krishna and Radha are the gods especially associated with the love; Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal; Lord Curzon was the British Viceroy of India, 1899-1905