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Mark Cartwright
by Raja Ravi Varma
published on 25 November 2015
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A 19th century CE print of the Hindu goddess Saraswati (Sarasvati) by Raja Ravi Varma. She is depicted with the classical Indian instrument the vina and a peacock, one of her vehicles. (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)

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Varma, R. R. (2015, November 25). Saraswati. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Varma, Raja Ravi. "Saraswati." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 25, 2015.

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Varma, Raja Ravi. "Saraswati." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Nov 2015. Web. 20 Jul 2024.