Virtue and Valor: Sikh Art and Heritage

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Apr 15 2017 - Nov 5 2017

Organized thematically, Virtue and Valor: Sikh Art and Heritage explores key aspects of Sikh religion and history. The exhibition features a broad swath of objects from The Khanuja Family Collection. 

Portraits of the gurus, reflecting the meticulous style of traditional Indian painting, will be shown alongside photographs recording the Sikh military presence in British India and beyond, as well as a more contemporary image of the Sikh diaspora in North America. Various implements of war will also be on display, including swords, medals, and a helmet and shield, as well as religious texts with images painted by both Indian and European artists.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • Asian
  • Culture / Lifestyle
  • India
  • Various artists

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