Image: Balinese Puppet, Arjuna: E79061

Balinese Puppet, Arjuna: E79061

Shadow Puppet Arjuna, made by Ketut Nyata, Bali.

Arjuna - one of the five Pandava brothers, is a super hero in the great Hindu epic Mahabharata. Arjuna, whose name means bright or shining, was unrivalled, a superhuman archer.

Photographer:
Fintom Mahony
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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