Mark Cartwright
by Jean-Pierre Dalbera
published on 25 July 2015
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Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess of good fortune. Here she is typically depicted standing on a pink lotus flower with an elephant in the background, a traditional symbol of good luck. (Alma Karlin Exhibition, Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia)

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