May 25, 2006

Hussain and the goddess

A painter in his philosophic mood,
Felt strongly that art was no prude.
So without restraint,
He took brush and paint,
And painted a goddess in the nude!

IBNLive 25/05/06: Not new to raised eyebrows to his art, Maqbool Fida Husain is yet again courting controversy with his paintings of Hindu gods and goddesses. This time a naked image of Durga had the Hindu Forum of Britain pullout the exhibition from Asia House in London. Get the story here

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