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source: The Hindu

 HYDERABAD:ANDHRA PRADESH

Bronze Nataraja, Vijayanagara Period, 14th C.

This is the Lord of Dance. His gestures and attributes represent three phases - creation, sustenance and destruction. His movements are rhythmic, his poise perfect..,” the guide tries to attract the attention of the visitors to Nataraja, a finely modelled bronze item prominently shown at the Salarjung Museum’s South Indian bronzes section.