Actress Viola Davis receives an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree at the Juilliard School 109th commencement ceremony at Alice Tully Hall on May 23, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
The Standing Jina, 1000–1100, bronze sculpture from India. The Jina, the enlightened being in the Jain religion, meditates in the blissful, accomplished state of total freedom from the material world. An elaborate halo radiates the Jina’s energy outward.