"Bhagavata Purana" series: Krishna and Balarama Studying with the Brahman Sandipani
Artist Unknown, India, Uttar Pradesh, Chaurapancasika Style
Krishna, in blue, and Balarama are portrayed in identical poses and wearing peacock-feather headdresses. The paunchy bearded figure at right is their mentor, Sandipani. Two other, older students appear at left. They are seated, approximately equidistantly spaced, in an architectural structure that organizes the space.