Country: India   /   City: Jaisalmer
Feature: Rituals & Religion

Caption:

Jain Temple, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India.

Indian temples feature numerous erotic sculptures. Here, the voluptuous Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, nestles against her consort Vishnu, the Sustainer of the Universe.
This carving and others are embedded in the stone walls of the Jaisalmer Jain temple.

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