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Vishnu, late 6th–early 7th century. Southern Vietnam. Lent by Fine Arts Museum, Ho Chi Minh City (BTMT 187) | In its polished surface and lightly incised facial features and costume details, this handsome icon resembles Vishnu images from the Khmer hinterland more closely than those from the Mekong Delta. #LostKingdoms

People who recite Avalokitesvara Mantra, will attain the wisdom the the Buddhas. One can then easily understand the profound teachings of the Buddha

BHAGAVAD GITA , (भगवत्‌-प्राप्त पुरुषों के लक्षण) अद्वेष्टा सर्वभूतानां मैत्रः करुण एव च । निर्ममो निरहङ्‍कारः समदुःखसुखः क्षमी संतुष्टः सततं योगी यतात्मा दृढ़निश्चयः। मय्यर्पितमनोबुद्धिर्यो मद्भक्तः स मे

Krishna Killing the Horse Demon Keshi, Gupta period (ca. 321–500), 5th century India (Uttar Pradesh) Terracotta