Emory University: Manu's Ark, for ages 3-5
Emory University: Artful Stories: Manu’s Ark: India's Tale of the Great Flood,
ages 3 to 5 years and accompanying adults.
Free, but a reservation is required.
Sitting before an eleventh-century sculpture of Vishnu on the Cosmic Ocean in the Asian Gallery, children will hear a story about Vishnu’s first form or avatar, Matsya the Fish, in “Manu’s Ark: India’s Tale of the Great Flood,” beautifully retold and illustrated by Emma V. Moore. Children will use rubber stamps that represent characters from the story and ink in the vibrant colors of India to depict Manu’s reward for his kindness.
Date: Saturday, November 15, 2014
Time: 10 – 11:30am.
Venue: Michael C. Carlos Museum, Asian Gallery, Level One.
Register: Alyson Vuley at 404-727-0519, firstname.lastname@example.org