Video: Seeing Hindu 'Idols'

August 15, 2014
Francis X. Clooney, S.J.
Francis X. Clooney, S.J.

In a feature produced by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Hindu priest Jayant Bapat, Hinduism teacher Mangalam Vasan, and Tamil scholar Balam Lakshmanan visit an early nineteenth century album of Hindu deities in the National Gallery of Victoria.

HDS professor and Director of the Center for the Study of World Religions Francis X. Clooney, S.J. joins the conversation and takes a close look at the images and the story of the album's production.