An Illustration from the Harivamsa: Krishna, Narada and Arjuna converse while their companions look on. circa 1820, India, Kangra or Guler. From a Harivamsa series, relating stories from the life of Krishna. In this scene of revelry in the waters of the Yamuna, Krishna is pictured engaged in a conversation with Arjuna and the bard Narada while his companions and consorts look on. Best view: http://www.sothebys.com/content/dam/stb/lots/N08/N08499/N08499-206-lr-1.jpg
Rasa-lila. dance with the gopîs positioned in a circle. Krishna, the Controller of the Mystic Union, always keeping Himself situated between two of them, held His arms around the necks of the women next to Him. At that moment the sky was crowded by hundreds of celestial carriers belonging to the denizens of heaven with their wives whose minds were carried away by curiosity.