Stories in the Afternoon


Vishnu as the Boar Avatar, 3rd century
India: Uttar Pradesh, Mathura, 200-299
The Norton Simon Foundation
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Date: Sunday, May 18, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

The Hindu god Vishnu assumed the form of a boar, a man-lion, a fish, a tortoise and more in his quest to save the earth. Learn more about Vishnu and his exploits, and then create your own composite superhero.

Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4–8. | No reservations needed