Aug 08 2014
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Nov 20 2014
Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan

Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan

Presented by Utah Museum of Fine Arts at Utah Museum of Fine Arts

This Krishna exhibition “explores the Hindu god Krishna through sacred and secular artworks, dating from the 11th century to the 20th, from the Museum's Asian art collection. Krishna promised followers that through bhakti (devotion) to him, one could gain moksha (salvation).”  Art has a long and rich tradition in Hinduism and ancient Sanskrit literature talks about religious paintings of deities on wood or cloth. The Utah Museum of Fine Arts holds many Hindu artifacts in its permanent collections including imges of  deities Shiva, Vishnu, Durga, Ganesha, Lakshmi, and more.

Admission Info

$9/Adult, $7/Senior (65+) and Youth (6-18), Free/Child (Under 6) , Military, Students with ID

Dates & Times

2014/08/08 - 2014/11/20

Location Info

Utah Museum of Fine Arts

410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84112