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Title
Chausath Yogini Pitha
Sixty-four Yogini Temple
Work Type
Temple
Date
ca. 900-925
Location
Hirapur (Madhya Pradesh, India)
Period
Bhauma-Kara Dynasty
Description
Temple from the Shakta genre dedicated to the female principle
circular and open to the sky with 64 Yogini statues. Diameter: 25 ft x 9 ft high. Dates: early 10th C. Built by Bhauma-Kara dynasty.
Repository
Bonnie G. MacDougall (original photographs)
Accession Number
90000138
B-Q5 Hir 3.4 ChauY 6-2
ID Number
MCD_06267
Source
MacDougall, R. D.
Das, H. C. assisted by Pandra, D.
Ta¯ntricism: a Study of the Yogini Cult
New Delhi: Sterling
1981
Kroch Library Asia
BL1245.S4 D27 1981 +
Harle, James C.
The Art and Architecture of the Indian Subcontinent
New York: Penguin Books
1986
Fine Arts Library
N7301.H28
Donaldson, Thomas
Hindu Temple Art of Orissa, Vol. I
Leiden: Brill
1985
Fine Arts Library
NB1007.O7 D67
Image View Description
Int.: arched entrance to Chandimandapa (central shrine), facing west, with view of Goddess and offerings
Provenance
MacDougall, Robert D. (Robert Duncan), 1940-1987
Rights
The images in the collection are protected by copyright, and the copyright holder is the Estate of their creator/photographer, Robert “Scotty” MacDougall. Images in the collection were created between roughly 1960-1987, and were digitized by Cornell University Library from a variety of negatives, positives, and slides retained by the Estate of the photographer. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use. The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.
The images in the collection are protected by copyright, and the copyright holder is the Estate of their creator/photographer, Robert “Scotty” MacDougall. Images in the collection were created between roughly 1960-1987, and were digitized by Cornell University Library from a variety of negatives, positives, and slides retained by the Estate of the photographer. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use. The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.
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File Properties
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3861298.fpx
SSID
3861298

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