Image: Balinese Puppet Abimanyu: E79066

Balinese Puppet Abimanyu: E79066

Shadow Puppet Abimanyu, made by Ketut Nyata, Bali.

Abimanyu is the son of Arjuna – a young but brave warrior, who tragically died in battle during the Great War, between the Pandavas and Korawas, powerful feuding families from the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

Photographer:
Finton Mahony
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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