Elephant with calves, cat standing on one leg (bottom left), and half human-half snake figures slithering up the crevice, Descent of the Ganges or Arjuna’s Penance, 7-8th C., Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India


Elephant with calves, cat standing on one leg (bottom left), and half human-half snake figures slithering up the crevice, Descent of the Ganges or Arjuna’s Penance, 7-8th C., Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Elephant with calves, cat standing on one leg (bottom left), and half human-half snake figures slithering up the crevice, Descent of the Ganges or Arjuna’s Penance, 7-8th C., Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Cite this page as: Beth Harris, "Elephant with calves, cat standing on one leg (bottom left), and half human-half snake figures slithering up the crevice, Descent of the Ganges or Arjuna’s Penance, 7-8th C., Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India," in Smarthistory, April 4, 2017, accessed May 26, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/the-great-relief-at-mamallapuram/_2/.