About this object

Cultural context

Contemporary art.

Iconographic meaning

Advertisement flyer from Ahmadabad (Gujarat) showing Goddess Amba-jee

Physical description

Advertisement flyer from Ahmadabad (Gujarat) consisting of a printed photographic image of a sculpture of Goddess Amba-jee seated on a tiger's back with a blue background. She has a yellow halo behind her head. Her four right hands hold a disc, club, dagger, and one is in the blessing position. Her four left hands hold a lotus, trident, bow and arrow, and conch shell. This image is flanked at the top and bottom of the flyer by two rectangles of Hindi text at the top and bottom of the flyer. The top rectangle is pink with pink text, and the bottom rectangle is blue with pink text.