Statue of the Hindu Moon God Chandra

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 02 December 2018
Statue of the Hindu Moon God Chandra

This statue of the Hindu moon god Chandra is made from andesite and comes from the island of Java in what is now Indonesia. It dates from the late-9th to early-10th century CE. (Museum Rietberg, Zürich).


About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, December 02). Statue of the Hindu Moon God Chandra. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9644/

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Wiener, James B. "Statue of the Hindu Moon God Chandra." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 Dec 2018. Web. 21 Jul 2019.

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