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Muslim woman’s Krishna art ‘a symbol of social harmony’

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Muslim artist Jasna Salim lives in a society divided by religious bigotry, but hopes that her artwork will be held as a symbol of communal harmony at a time when tensions between religions are rising in India.

“We are living in a society where people are literally fighting on the basis of religion. Many, including religious scholars, advised me in the past not to draw the pictures of Sri Krishna as I am a Muslim woman.”

Read more in Eastern Eye…

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