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(hinduism)- Hinduism is an ancient religion with no founder or known date of origin. The term "Hinduism" simply derives from the word "India" and refers to a wide variety of religious traditions and philosophies that have developed in India over thousands of years. Most Hindus worship one or more deities, believe in reincarnation -VM

Rail Post with a Yakshi India, Mathura region Red sandstone, Kushan period 2nd c. AD Gift of Clara T. Yager and Mary N. Morrow in honor of Gilbert J. Yager and J. Charles Morrow, 2000.12. Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The Apsaras are the most beautiful and romantic conception on the lesser plane of Hindu mythology . They arose out of the waters of the milky Ocean, robed in ethereal raiment and heavenly adornment, waking melody from a million lyres, the beauty and light of them has transformed the world.