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Cloistered Hindu Sect Comes Alive In ‘Gates Of The Lord’ Exhibition

In the Indian temple city of Nathdwara, which translates as “The Gates of the Lord, ” admirers of the Hindu Pushtimarg sect venerate an image of the deity Krishna as a 7-year-old child. Founded in the 16 th century, the denomination is little known, even within India. But its rich aesthetic institutions have captivated the … Read More