Nata. The heroic warrior personifies heroism (Sanskrit vira) and fury (Rauda in Sanskrit).
From a Ragamala of a provincial Mughal Rajput school dating from the late seventeenth century.

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BnF document-Smith Lesouef 231. This is an album of 36 paintings in which the love lives of heroes and the heroine is a predominant theme.

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