Tag: living with gods

Museum / Events - 8 months ago

A processional chariot from south India

Detail of figures on the model of a processional chariot. In 1792, at auction rooms in London, the Indian collection of David Simpson went under the hammer. One of the more remarkable items was a large-scale model of a south Indian processional chari...

Museum / Events - 8 months ago

The British Museum Membercast: Living with gods

Live screening – The Mediterranean and Atlantic from prehistory to AD 1500 The British Museum Membercast is a monthly podcast made available to ‘all studious and curious persons’. Comedian, podcaster and super-fan Iszi Lawrence (The Z List Dead Lis...

Museum / Events - 9 months ago

Reading Margery Kempe’s inner voices

Charles Fernyhough, Professor of Psychology at the University of Durham 17 January 2018 The exhibition Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond contains many poignant and powerful reminders of the persistence and value of prayer. Whether...