Dr. Devangana Desai is an art historian, who lives in Mumbai, India.  She is research-oriented and concentrates on research and writing on Indian art. She has to her credit books and articles on the Temple Art of Khajuraho, Erotic Sculpture of India, Ancient Indian Terracottas, Kurma (Tortoise) Symbolism in Indian Art and Culture, The Goddess Hinghalaja at Khajuraho, and more recently on “Vatapatrashayi – Krishna on the Banyan Leaf”.