INDIA-FRANCE-CULTURE-YOGINI : News Photo

INDIA-FRANCE-CULTURE-YOGINI

The 10th century stone sculpture of the 400 kg, 4.5 foot high 'Yogini', inaugurated by Indian Minister for External Affairs, Salman Khurshid and Minister of Culture, Chandresh Kumari Katoch, is pictured during the ceremony at the National Museum in New Delhi on September 19, 2013. The 10th century sculpture of a female deity with a buffalo head was acquired by French art collector Robert Schrimpf from an unnamed source and donated by his widow, Martine Schrimpf to the Indian embassy in Paris in 2008. AFP PHOTO/RAVEENDRAN (Photo credit should read RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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The 10th century stone sculpture of the 400 kg, 4.5 foot high 'Yogini', inaugurated by Indian Minister for External Affairs, Salman Khurshid and Minister of Culture, Chandresh Kumari Katoch, is pictured during the ceremony at the National Museum in New Delhi on September 19, 2013. The 10th century sculpture of a female deity with a buffalo head was acquired by French art collector Robert Schrimpf from an unnamed source and donated by his widow, Martine Schrimpf to the Indian embassy in Paris in 2008. AFP PHOTO/RAVEENDRAN (Photo credit should read RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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September 19, 2013
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The 10th century stone sculpture of the 400 kg 45 foot high 'Yogini'... News Photo 181118681Ceremony,Entertainment Building,Feet,Horizontal,Human Sciences,Inauguration,India,Indian,New Delhi,Salman Khurshid,Science and Technology,Sculpture,StonePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe 10th century stone sculpture of the 400 kg, 4.5 foot high 'Yogini', inaugurated by Indian Minister for External Affairs, Salman Khurshid and Minister of Culture, Chandresh Kumari Katoch, is pictured during the ceremony at the National Museum in New Delhi on September 19, 2013. The 10th century sculpture of a female deity with a buffalo head was acquired by French art collector Robert Schrimpf from an unnamed source and donated by his widow, Martine Schrimpf to the Indian embassy in Paris in 2008. AFP PHOTO/RAVEENDRAN (Photo credit should read RAVEENDRAN/AFP/Getty Images)