Donald Carol Dakinis A dakini (Sanskrit: “sky dancer”) is a Tantric priestess of ancient India who “carried the souls of the dead to the sky”. This Buddhist figure is particularly upheld in Tibetan Buddhism. The dakini is a female being of generally.
Kali Y. Srimati (Indian, Date: 1990 Culture: India Medium: Watercolor, graphite underdrawing Dimensions: Image: 28 x 20 in. x cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Gift of Michael Pellettieri, in memory of Y.