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Sri Saraswati, Goddess of learning and music, playing an aveena as she rides a peacock

This image comes from a Book of Divination
containing small paintings accompanied by verses describing the
consequences, good or bad, of encountering the person or thing
depicted. Each Sanskrit verse is followed by a version in Gujarati.
The manuscript is written in Western Indian 'nagari' script with
red and yellow ruled margins. Although undated, it was probably
made in the late 18th or early 19…