The gajra - a flower garland often composed of small coloured and/or fragrant flowers - is the most common hair decoration in India. Jasmine is the most commonly used flower, of its varieties kunda appears often in Sanskirt literature.
It used to be that you could plait the ketaki (screwlife) into the hair but I haven’t seen this in a long time.
The five-faced Shiva
India; Himachal Pradesh state, former kingdom of Mandi
ca. 1730-40. Opaque watercolor on paper
Photo courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Mahavidyas (Great Wisdoms) or Dasha-Mahavidyas are a group of ten aspects of the Divine Mother Durga or Kali herself or Devi in Hinduism.
(via Shri yoga devi)
Sri Lakshmi Narasimha
(via Hindu Divotional Blog)