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3601 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
Life-style and Ecology
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8124601038; Hardcover; New; New; 
With meticulous analyses of the lifestyles of the Himalayan pastoral nomads, the Lakshadweep islanders, and Kanyakumaris Mukkuvar fisherfolk, among others, the studies here show how these communities follow the spirit of the natural world: not in imitation of old times, but in continuation of the primal vision. Delineating, thus, variegated cultural paradigms of these communities, with details like, for instance, of their belief systems, myths, rituals, folklore, songs, and their knowledge of cosmology as well as natural phenomena, the authors underscore the inseparability of nature and culture in the lived experience of traditional societies the world over. The book also carries a brilliant overview of ecology vis-a-vis traditional resource management systems.Printed Pages: 244. 101690

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3602 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
Culture of Peace: Experience and Experiment
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1999; 8124601240; Hardcover; New; New; 
Is peace a dream? A Utopian abstraction in a dehumanized, fragmented world, stockpiling all-devastating war machines? And can we possibly uphold the culture of peace amidst the growing cult of violence and blind consumerism, or in a climate of distrust, acrimony and intolerance? Embodying the presentations of an Asian Conference: 25-29 November 1996 in New Delhi on "The Culture of Peace: the Experiences and the Experiments", this volume addresses these and other kindred questions, with a rare insightfulness.Cutting across narrow compartmentalizations of disciplines, some of the best minds from Asian countries here share, with wider audiences, their concern for peace, situating their sensuous/intellectual/spiritual experiences in a culture of peace. Also identifying specificities in terms of peace-threatening issues, situations, geographical zones, the volume attempts to show how education, individual responsibility, philosophy, ethics, artistic creativity, collective spirituality, Gandhian non-violence, Sufis universal love, and the Buddhist message of compassion and equnimity can reinforce the culture of peace even in the face of despair.Printed Pages: 279. 101691

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3603 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
Computerizing Cultures
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts; New Delhi, India; 1995; 8124408246; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book is a part of the proceedings of a UNESCO workshop, Cross Cultural Lifestyle Studies with Multi-Media Computerizable Documentation. The essays here collected deal with theoretical and technical issues concerning documentation and computerization of cultural data.Cognizance of ideological and methodological problems in man-computer interface is admirably demonstrated by several contributors, taking into account a comprehensive view of cultural data on India, Pakistan, Thailand, Indonesia and Japan, the computer scientists and technical experts have provided alluring illustrations of the efficacy of hardware / software in carrying out multi-media computerizable documentation.Printed Pages: 262. 101692

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3604 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
Cross-Cultural Lifestyle Studies
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/MLBD; New Delhi, India; 1995; 8122407951; Hardcover; New; New; 
The central concern of the authors of this book is to evolve a holistic approach to lifestyle studies, the distinguishing feature of which is to look for interacting factors in human cultures. The book demonstrates through case-studies that aspects such as economic pursuit, health, pilgrimage, music, religious images and ritual can be taken as an entry point to study creative life and configuration of styles of traditional cultures.The book opens the way to a new methodology of lifestyle studies. The materials presented here are of great interest and value to anthropologists, folklorists, ethnoarchaeologists and art­historians.Printed Pgaes: 89 101693

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3605 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
The Nature of Man and Culture: Alternative Paradigms in Anthropology
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Aryan Books International; New Delhi, India; 2001; 8173051763; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Nature of Man and Culture is a response to the relentless search for alternative paradigms in anthropology. Presented here are contributions from a distinguished group of experts from India, Kenya, Korea, Venezuela, Mexico and the USA. Anthropology based on the premises of a materialistic science does not answer but raises questions about man. To answer such central questions, the authors of this volume reflect on sacred science, space and time, experience and expression, and question of universality. An effort has been made to "re-language" traditional thought in terms of sacred science, cosmic anthropology, sonic anthropology, philosophical anthropology, quantum anthropology, experiential anthropology, people's anthropology and so on. This book is an important contribution to the field of anthropological studies and an invaluable tool for anyone interested in a deeper understanding of human nature and culture.Printed Pages: 191. 101694

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3606 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
The Nature of Living Tradition: Distinctive Features of Indian Parampara
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2001; 8124601771; Hardcover; New; New; 
Indian Parampara is a response to secular western thought on tradition and modernity. Presented here are contributions from a distinguished group of Indian scholars representing a wide spectrum of disciplines. It raises many central questions.To answer such questions the authors of this volume reflect on anthropological, philosophical, spiritual, musical, poetical and experiential dimensions. This book is an important contribution to traditional thought and culture.Printed Pages: 101695

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3607 Baidyanath Saraswati (Ed.)
Tribal Thought and Culture: Essays in Honour of Shri Surajit Chandra Sinha
Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1991; 8170223407; Hardcover; New; New; 
This illuminating Festschrift is a collection of thirteen essays on tribes, written by a group of highly committed specialists in Anthropology, Sociology, Economics, Philosophy and Psychology. The four sections of the book are: implicit philosophy and world view; tribal aesthetics and science; biological, psychological interpretations; and the changing, the unchanging tribes. There is also a critical and appreciative evaluation of Surajit Sinha views on tribes and Indian civilization. Reflecting upon these essays the Editor explores new grounds of thought: tribe a perfect form of culture; tribal epistemology considering neither man nor god unique; tribal practice taking primacy over thought; no gap between tribal knowledge and existence; tribal cultures changing within limits of unalterable form; cosmological conflict in the changing tribes; and many other fascinating ideas and concepts that make the unconventional conclusion: tribe not the other. First of its kind, this book on philosophical anthropology of tribes makes the reader think of the strength and pervasiveness of a great category of people which has for long time been misinterpreted and misrepresented as prelogical and precultural. Tribal Thought and Culture is a book for wide ranging specialists and students interested in cosmology and changing world view, myths and traditions, music, medicine, survival crisis, value pattern, ad dynamics of social, religious and economic transformation of the timeless people. Printed Pages: 256. 112145

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3608 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan
Life-style and Ecology
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8124601038; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 246 with 16 colour and 12 b/w illustrations. 027474

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3609 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan
Culture of Peace: Experience and Experiment
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1999; 8124601240; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 279. 027479

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3610 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Chitra Naik
The Cultural Dimension of Education
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8124601011; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 280 with 2 maps, 1 b/w and 39 colour illustrations. 027465

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3611 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Francis Childe
Integration of Endogenous Cultural Dimension Into Development
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1997; 8124600899; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 271. 027472

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3612 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Francis Childe
Interface of Cultural Identity and Development
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1996; 8124600546; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 311. 027473

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3613 Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By John V. Kingston
The Cultural Dimension of Ecology
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1998; 812460102X; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 219 with 20 colour illustrations. 027464

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3614 Baidyanath Saraswati and Yolotl Gonzalez Torres (eds)
Cosmology of the Sacred World: The Vision of the Cosmos of Different Peoples of the World
Decent Books; New Delhi, India; 1999; 8186921052; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 245 with 1 map and 36 figures and line-drawings. 027481

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3615 Baiju Natarajan (ed.)
Cities of Kerala, Actually Small Towns
Marg Publications; Mumbai, India; 2008; 818502684X; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 23 x 29 Cm Ramu Aravindan 
Printed Pages: 160 with 120 illustrations. 020213

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3616 Bailey Grahame Cummings
Punjabi Manual and Grammar (Romanised)
Asian Educational Services; New Delhi, India; 1994; 8120609182; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 448. 102942

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3617 Baini Prashad (translated with Explanatory notes)
Qanun-i-Humayuni (also Known as Humayun Nama) of Khwandamir: A Work on the Rules and Ordinances Established By the Emperor Humayun and on Some Buildings Erected By His Order
The Asiatic Society; Calcutta, India; 1996; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 14.5 x 22.5 Cm 
Printed Pages: 92. 033983

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3618 Baisali Chatterjee Dutt
Sharbari Datta: The Design Diva
Niyogi Books; Delhi, India; 2015; 9789383098880; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 22 x 28 Cm 
Sharbari Datta is a legend in the fashion world. She entered the arena with a specific purpose in mind—to restore the beauty of ethnic menswear to its former glory. The influence of two hundred years of British rule permeated into all parts of our life and ensured that ethnic menswear had all but disappeared from men’s wardrobes, making rare appearances only during weddings and other festive occasions. And even then… what drab, lifeless colours.Enter Sharbari Datta. The visionary. The revivalist. The game changer. She noticed the gaping hole in the ethnic wear choices for men and decided to step in and fill the gap. With her own unique touches and amazing colour palettes, she catapulted the various elements of men’s ethnic wear to the forefront.She also gave ‘kantha’, the traditional handicraft of rural Bengal, a glamorous facelift. She incorporated the techniques of this simple craft and elevated it to a veritable art form.This book, replete with interviews and testimonials by Sharbari’s celebrity clientele, and amply illustrated with a treasure trove of photographs, tries to capture the essence of Sharbari’s designscape.Printed Pages: 196 with Numerous colour illustrations. 105617

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3619 Bakhtiar K. Dadabhoy
Sugar in Milk: Lives of Eminent Parsis
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8129113015; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 477 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. 021553

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3620 Bakhtiar K. Dadabhoy
'Jeh': A Life of J.R.D. Tata
Rupa & Co.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8129106353; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 22 Cms x 28 Cms 
Printed Pages: 165 with numerous colour illustrations. 010937

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3621 Bal Gangadhar Patnaik
Sri Bhagavan Unvaca Srimad Bhagavadgita For the Modern Man
B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789350501306; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 584. 110467

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3622 Bal Gangadhar Patnaik
Sri Bhagavan Unvaca Srimad Bhagavadgita For the Modern Man
Star Publications Pvt. Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789350501290; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 584. 108293

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3623 Bal Gangadhar Tilak; Translated By Bhalchandra Sitaram Sukthankar
Srimad Bhagavadgita-Rahasya or Karma-Yoga-Sastra (Gita Rahasya)
Tilak Brothers; Pune, India; Hardcover; New; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 1276. 035356

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3624 Bal Govind Misra and Hans Raj Dua (eds.)
Language Use in Himachal Pradesh
Central Institute of Indian Languages; Mysore, India; 1980; First Edition; Paperback; Good; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 303. Rubbed and chipped cover. A hole in the cover and the first few pages. 025798

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3625 Bal Krishna and Dr C.P. Thakur
Glimpses of Indian Technology: A Survey of Four Decades
Publications Division; New Delhi, India; 1988; 8123000006; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 460 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. 025032

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3626 Bal Ram Prasad; Revised and Edited By G. Devi Sastry and P.T. Abraham
Mising Grammar (CIIL Grammar Series: 17)
Central Institute of Indian Languages; Mysore, India; 1991; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 14 x 21 Cm 
Printed Pages: 142. Slightly chipped cover. 039302

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3627 Bal Ram Singh (ed.)
Indian Family System: The Concept, Practices and Current Relevance
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2011; 8124605939; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 261 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. 036699

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3628 Bal Ram Singh (Ed.)
Exploring Science in Ancient Indian Texts
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8124607524; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Philosophical and cultural factors play a significant role in developing scientific theories and interpreting data. These factors are also influential in assessing science and technology. We experience a visible distinction in the philosophy and culture of the West and East, mainly due to geographical and climatic reasons. And this difference reflects in their approach to science and technology too. Modern science has many roots in Vedic and Upanishadic knowledge. For historical reasons or so, this has been deliberately disassociated even from the philosophical bases. Vedic traditions or dharma traditions address many a question that modern science addresses. These include the origin of matter and universe, origin of life, origin of species and evolution, state of consciousness and mind, among others. This book addresses topics such as the basic premise of scientific approach to examine reality; mathematical and scientific knowledge, derivation, and application of Vedic perspective; and models for current scientific issues with Vedic perspective, and thus covers ideas of matter and universe, consciousness and mind, and fundamental questions of defining and applying science and scientific approaches. It also deliberates on more attractive aspects of Vedic knowledge such as Ayurveda and yoga, which are fast finding base across the globe. The volume is an effort to lay down some of the fundamental principles of Vedic traditions and practices for improving the efficacy of modern science. As ancient Indian texts contain many advanced technologies and scientific developments, it is for one's surprise that what technologies were in use and what scientific developments are relevant in our time.Printed Pages: 352. 100331

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3629 Bal Ram Singh, Girish Nath Jha, Umesh Kumar Singh, and Diwakar Mishra (eds)
Science and Technology in Ancient Indian Texts
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; 8124606323; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 335. 037059

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3630 Bal Ram Singh, Surendra N. Dwivedi, Satish C. Misra, and Bhu Dev Sharma, and Dhirendra Shah (eds)
India's Intellectual Traditions and Contributions to the World
D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd. in association with World Association for Vedic Studies, USA; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8124604762; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 859. 031294

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3631 Bala Krishnan
The Yogamaniprabha of Ramananda-Sarasvati with the Gloss Svasanketa (Critical Edited with Introduction and Appendices)
Nag Publishers; Delhi, India; 1996; 8170813484; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
The edition is adopted on the most popular and appropriate version of the text with an exhaustive introduction giving the gist of Yoga Philosophy. Several useful appendices are added. The English translation of the text is literal and idiomatic. The hook, presents an authentic informative study of the yoga philosophy which is the essence of pure thinking process of centuries.An important feature of the hook is Svasanketa a gloss on Yogamaniprabha It is the only manuscript available at Asiatic Society of Calcutta it exposes clearly the technical terms, of the text.Printed Pages: 504. 103952

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3632 Bala N. Aiyer
Principles and Practice of Hindu Religion: Sanatana Dharma Sastra. A Comprehensive Study of the Ancient Tradition and Perennial Philosophy
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan; Mumbai, India; 1999; 8172761422; First Edition; Hardbound; New; New; 20 Cms x 27 Cms 
Printed Pages: 224. 028444

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3633 Bala V. Balachandran & Kavipriya A. (Authors)
Living Legends, Learning Lessons Up, Close and Personal with 10 Global Icons
Westland Limited; New Delhi, India; 9789385152481; Softcover; New; 
Leadership is a difficult subject to write on. There is no formula or a set of specified skills that makes a good leader. Leadership is not something that one is born with. It is a multitude of many traits and one can never stop learning how to be a better leader. Living Legends, Learning Lessons by Prof. Bala V Balachandran and Kavipriya profiles ten path-breaking leaders from the world of business, government, spirituality and academia. The book captures their life story and also offers the reader a generous glimpse of their personal side. To know the ‘person’ behind the name is a rare privilege and this book goes up, close and personal with these leaders and makes them relatable to the common man. As Keki Dadiseth notes in his Foreword, “Many of the insights that Bala mentions in this book are ones that are essential for a successful leader. The qualities of ‘sense of purpose’, ‘foresight’, ‘spirit of innovation’ are indispensable for leaders in today’s highly competitive and fast paced business landscape. At the same time, I also recognise the importance of traits like ‘acting on impulse’ and ‘apprehension of failure’ while these may seem counter intuitive to some. Each leader’s story is unique, just as their personalities. Each story has an interesting set of insights and ones that will resonate when you interact with leaders in your daily life and prepare yourself for leadership.”Living Legends, Learning Lessons is at one level a book about leadership. In equal measure, it is also a book about taking adversity head-on and emerging triumphant. Each one of these stories is a life-lesson in itself. Truly an enriching read! 109725

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3634 Balachandra Rajan
Under Western Eyes: India from Milton to Macaulay
Duke University Press; Durham, UK; 1999; 0822322986; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14.5 Cms x 23.5 Cms 
Printed Pages: 267. 011802

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3635 Balaiah Donta, Saritha Nair, Shahina Begum & C.P. Prakasam (Authors)
Intimate Partner Violence and Family Planning Acceptance
B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2016; 9789350502587; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 148. 110582

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3636 Balaji Mundkur
Artibus Asiae: Institute of Fine Arts, New York University: The Enigma of Vainayaki: Vol. XXXVII, 4
Artibus-Asiae Publishers; Ascona, Switzerland; 1975; First Edition; Paperback; Very Good; 
038751

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3637 Balakrishna Ghosh; compiled and Edited By Sunil Bandyopadhyay
A Survey of Indo-European Languages
Sanskrit Pustak Bhandar; Calcutta, India; 1979; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 261. Slightly chipped dust jacket. 027527

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3638 Balakrishna N. Nair
Systemic Approaches to Indian Socio-economic Development: Perspectives in Sociology of Knowledge
Associated Publishing House; New Delhi, India; 1971; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 598. Slightly chipped and rubbed dust jacket. 020588

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3639 Balaram Mishra
The Temple Cities of Orissa: Puri. Konark. Bhubaneswar
Konark Prakashan; Bhubaneswar, India; 2010; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Printed Pages: 60 with numerous b/w illustrations. 039240

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3640 Balaram Shrivastava (ed.)
Historioraphy of Art (Proceedings of National Seminar)
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2006; 8177021168; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 7.5 Cms x 10 Cms 
Printed pages: 188 alongwith 8 plates. 016489

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3641 Balarama Srivastava
Nature of Indian Aesthetics (With Special Reference to Slipa)
Chaukhamba Oriental Studies/Chaukhamba Orientalia; Delhi, India; 1985; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Dr. Balram Srivastava (b. 1930), a reputed scholar of Indian Art and Iconography was mostly educated in Banaras Hindu University and obtained Ph. D. degree from the same University in 1964. He was Assistant Curator and subsequently Curator in the Sanskrit University Museum, Varanasi, from 1959-1964. He joined the Deptt. of Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology, Banaras Hindu University in 1964. Under the U. G. C. grants he has thoroughly explored the Orissan art-regions and at the invitation from Nepal he has also explored the Vagamati Valley in Nepal. He was invited with a travel grant by The Australian National University to read a paper on the 'Foundations of Early Mediaeval Art' in the 28th. International Congress of the Orientalists, held at Canberra in 1971. At present, he is working at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study as a Visiting Fellow on the Orissan Art Et Iconography. Besides a score of research papers on the different aspects of art and Indian Culture he has following books to his credit.Printed Pages: 198. 100709

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3642 Balbir Madhopuri; Translated from the Punjabi By Tripti Jain
Changiya Rukh: Against the Night. An Autobiography
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2010; 0198065507; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Set in the village of Madhopuri in Punjab, Changiya Rukh––the autobiography of renowned writer Balbir Madhopuri––traces the social history of the Dalit community in Punjab, and brings out the caste relations constructed on prejudice and inequality. 030635

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3643 Baldeo Sahai
Indian Shipping: A Historical Survey
Publications Division; New Delhi, India; 1996; 8123002718; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Good; 16.5 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 390. Slightly chipped and rubbed cover. 019553

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3644 Baldev Raj Nayar
India's Globalization: Evaluating the Economic Consequences
Vistaar Publications; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8178297582; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
This study systematically evaluates the economic consequences of globalization for India in the light of the attack of the critics against globalization on the grounds of economic stagnation, “deindustrialization”, “denationalization”, destabilization, and impoverishment. On the basis of abundant qualitative and quantitative data, it strongly repudiates the case of the critics, and demonstrates that India has been a significant beneficiary of the globalization process. The policy conclusion that flows from this experience is that India ought to be, in general, more open to globalization, in the interest of sustaining economic growth and enhancing the welfare of its people. To this end it should push forward with the reform agenda. Printed Pages: 112. 028519

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3645 Baldev Raj Nayar
The Geopolitics of Globalization: The Consequences for Development
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2005; 019567202X; First Edition; Hardbound; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
Baldev Raj Nayar has long been an insightful observer of comparative and international politics. In this book he fixes his gaze on globalization, and presents a political thesis to explain what is widely viewed as a primarily economic phenomenon. He argues, first of all, that the recent round of globalization is very diferent from the economic integration seen earlier in world history. Second, and more critically, he contends that geopolitics has been a driving force in the way globalization has evolved. Like all his arguments before, this new argument is worthy of careful attention. -- Ashutosh Varshney, University of Michigan For policymakers, scholars, and the general public in any developing country, understanding in the context of globalization is of elemental importance today. However, this requires a prior comprehension of the nature, causes, and consequences of globalization. The key underlying concern in this volume is the lesson that the evolution and contemporary structuring of globalization holds for developing countries. Cast within the overall conceptual framework of international relations theory, it explores how the process of globalization still remains 'truncated'--basically confined to the 'triad' of the US, Europe, and Japan. For Baldev Raj Nayar, the explanation for both the advance of contemporary globalization and its 'truncated' nature lies in geopolitics. Indeed, the volume is distinctive for its underlining the central role that geopolitics has played in the contemporary structuring of globalization, focusing specially on the US as the hegemonic power along with its European allies--the 'regime makers' in the modern-day international system. The book operates on a vast theoretical and empirical canvas. It informs readers on the nature of globalization and the role of markets and geopolitics. It then applies its finds to the understanding of developmental success in the original 'Asian tigers', the Southeast Asian nations, and China. Its treatment of India and Pakistan is noteworthy for its illumination of the contrast between the two countries in the interaction of geopolitics and economic policy. Printed Pages: 311. 009582

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3646 Baldev Raj Nayar (ed.)
Globalization and Politics in India
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2010; 0198064179; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Bursting suddenly on the world scene in the last quarter of the twentieth century, globalization both as process and concept has fast come to dominate contemporary discourse on human affairs. Yet, it is the object of both ardent support and powerful attack. This extensive volume—in the Themes in Politics series—provides a comprehensive view of the debates surrounding globalization and its impact on India. It offers diverse viewpoints against the backdrop of a blending of the economics and politics of globalization. Scholars across the social sciences, policymakers and media specialists, Marxists and liberals, discuss the diffusion of globalization and its causes and consequences. Together they present their views on the role of ideas, interests, and institutions in the adjustment to globalization. The introduction provides a broad overview of the nature and development of economic globalization and India’s experience with it. The various readings are organized into five broad sections: the nature of globalization, both in its past and contemporary incarnations; the nature of economic strategy in India that preceded globalization; the shift to economic liberalization and the stimulus for it; the consequences of globalization and the associated process of economic liberalization on India’s relationship with the world; and the impact of these processes, internally, on India’s economy, society, and polity. Singh Ahluwalia, Sanjaya Baru, Jagdish Bhagwati, Amartya Sen, and Joseph E. Stiglitz, among others, this volume will be of interest to advanced students and scholars of politics, economics, and political economy, as well as to journalists, policymakers, and the informed general reader. 033660

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3647 Baldev Raj Nayar (ed.)
Globalization and Politics in India
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2007; 0195689216; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 
Bursting suddenly on the world scene in the last quarter of the twentieth century, globalization both as process and concept has fast come to dominate contemporary discourse on human affairs. Yet, it is the object of both ardent support and powerful attack. This extensive volume—in the Themes in Politics series—provides a comprehensive view of the debates surrounding globalization and its impact on India. It offers diverse viewpoints against the backdrop of a blending of the economics and politics of globalization. Scholars across the social sciences, policymakers and media specialists, Marxists and liberals, discuss the diffusion of globalization and its causes and consequences. Together they present their views on the role of ideas, interests, and institutions in the adjustment to globalization. The introduction provides a broad overview of the nature and development of economic globalization and India’s experience with it. The various readings are organized into five broad sections: the nature of globalization, both in its past and contemporary incarnations; the nature of economic strategy in India that preceded globalization; the shift to economic liberalization and the stimulus for it; the consequences of globalization and the associated process of economic liberalization on India’s relationship with the world; and the impact of these processes, internally, on India’s economy, society, and polity. Singh Ahluwalia, Sanjaya Baru, Jagdish Bhagwati, Amartya Sen, and Joseph E. Stiglitz, among others, this volume will be of interest to advanced students and scholars of politics, economics, and political economy, as well as to journalists, policymakers, and the informed general reader. 019943

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3648 Baldev Raj Nayar and T.V. Paul
India in the World Order: Searching for Major-Power Status
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 8175962313; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
Two well-known scholars examine India`s search for a major role in the international system. Central to the argument is India`s belief that the acquisition of an independent nuclear capability is key to obtaining such status. The book details the constraints at the international, domestic and perceptual levels that India has faced in this endeavor and concludes that systemic and domestic changes will be necessary before it can achieve its goal. Given recent developments, the book is extremely timely. Its incisive analysis will be illuminating for students and policy makers. Contents 1. Introduction: India and its search for a major power role 2. Major power status in the modern world: India in comparative perspective 3. The constraints on India: international and domestic 4. India`s quest for a major power role under Nehru: the formative grand strategy of a new state, 1947–1964 5. Strategy in hard times: the long march to building capabilities after Nehru, 1964–1990 6. After the Cold War: adaptation, persistence, and assertion, 1991–2001 7. Conclusions: India and the emerging international order. Printed Pages: 302 with 2 tables. 027071

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3649 Baldev Raj Nayyar
Globalization and India's Economic Integration
Cambridge University Press; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789384463441; Hardcover; New; New; 
This book shows how globalization’s pressures favoring efficiency paradoxically induced the state to push for consolidation on a pan-Indian scale in the area of fiscal federalism and to advance the cause of the common market through reforming the indirect tax system; meanwhile the state has pressed forward with social inclusiveness as never before in its economic planning. For another the market too has been instrumental because of its widened scope and its inherently expanding character in strengthening economic integration through trade expansion diffusion of industry and increased inter-state migration. Nayar’s groundbreaking work will interest students scholars and specialists of India South Asia globalization and political economy.Printed Pages: 316. 101454

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3650 Baldev Singh Kabir
Geomorphology and Stone Age Culture of North-Western India
Sundeep Prakashan; New Delhi, India; 1985; 8175740345; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 215 with 2 maps, 15 diagrams, and 28 plates. 032803

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3651 Baldev Singh Negi
Historical and Archaeological Remains and Monumental Heritage of Bharatpur, Rajasthan
Bharatiya Kala Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2014; 8191024063; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 172. 110615

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3652 Baldoon Dhingra; Foreword By K.M. Panikkar
Asia Through Asian Eyes: Parables, Poetry, Proverbs, Stories and Epigrams of the Asian Peoples
Asia Publishing House; Bombay, India; 1959; First Indian Reprint; Hardcover; Very Good; No Jacket; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed pages: 296. Stained boards. Text is in mint condition. 025404

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3653 Baljit Singh
Indian Foreign Policy: An Analysis
Asia Publishing House; Bombay, India; 1975; 0210405708; First Edition; Hardcover; Good; Good; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed pages: 119. Chipped dust jacket. Bumped corners. 020445

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3654 Baljit Singh (Ed.)
Revisiting Nehru in Contemporary India
KW Publishers; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789383649334; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Jawaharlal Nehru being an architect of Indian polity, economy and foreign policy set the ball rolling. However, they have witnessed cataclysmic changes over a period of time. Indian polity has witnessed different waves of reorganisation of states, evolving democracy, spelling out of quasi-federal system and building a more inclusive political nation. Nehru set the agenda of economic development and framed the strategy of development accordingly. Since 1991, the Indian economy has already experienced a shift in its strategy of development from mixed to market friendly economy but it has neither been able to address its economic problems fully nor does the logic of neo-liberal economy match with social democracy as envisaged by Nehru. India’s world view was shaped by Nehru keeping in view internal and external scenarios apart from contemplating the needs and future aspirations of a newly liberated nation. It has already been redefined by his successors in the light of changing times and space, without undermining the basic postulations of India’s foreign policy laid down by Nehru. Nehru is either appreciated for what he has done or blamed for what he could not do or handle properly when he was at the helm of affairs. At times Nehru’s performance has been assessed without locating him in the time and space in which he performed with all the limitations of a newly liberated state. In this volume an attempt has made to have a fair understanding about Nehru by placing him in the context in which he worked and by taking into account the challenges that Post-Colonial India was facing during his time. However, the problems faced by the neo-liberal economy, and the challenges confronting Indian polity and foreign policy have again invoked the relevance of Nehruvian philosophy in contemporary India. The contributors to this volume have analysed the diverse aspects of Nehru’s thinking and the policies that flowed from it to understand their relevance in contemporary Indian, Asian and global context.Printed Pages: 276. 105049

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3655 Balkrishan Shivram
Jagirdars in the Mughal Empire During the Reign of Akbar
Manohar; New Delhi, India; 2008; 8173047669; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 324. 036107

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3656 Balkrishna Singhania
Quest for Peace and Progress
Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books; New Delhi, India; 8170172136; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Every human being born in the universe is endowed with special faculties which make him different from all other living creatures. Every other thing is seemingly made as if it has to serve the human being. Printed Pages: 118. 108021

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3657 Ballie Singha
Agaz: Sapno Aur Bhavnao Ka (in Hindi)
Vitasta Publishing Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2014; 9789382711063; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 148. 107230

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3658 Balmiki Prasad Singh
India's Culture: The State, the Arts, and Beyond (Second Edition)
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2009; 0198060637; Second Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
How do we understand India’s culture? This book takes us on a fascinating journey of exploring this country through analyses of broader themes and events and some personal accounts. India’s Culture investigates India’s diversified cultural base— language and literature; religion and spirituality; visual and performing arts; philosophy, science, and economics; and India’s role in Asia. It discusses the relationship between the state and market, the debates regarding cultural preservation, harmonious aspects of Indian culture, the role of administration and the government agencies like Archaeological Survey of India. This second edition carries an introduction, a postscript, and a new appendix which provide substantial information about links between India’s culture and important contemporary issues like ecology, sustainable development, democracy, pluralism, and peaceful co-existence. 026187

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3659 Balmiki Prasad Singh
Threads Woven: Ideals, Principles, and Administration
Popular Prakashan; Mumbai, India; 1975; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Good; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 166. Chipped dust jacket. 020366

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3660 Balmiki Prasad Singh; Foreword By His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Bahudha and the Post 9/11 World
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2008; 0195693558; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 14 Cms x 22 Cms 
The rise of terrorism and fundamentalism in recent times has brought about phenomenal changes in global politics. These unprecedented challenges call for a new, bold, and imaginative statecraft from world leaders. Underlining the need to transcend age-old peace mechanisms and reconstruct our language of discourse, this book propounds the concept of Bahudh"a—an eternal reality or continuum, a dialogue of harmony, and peaceful living. Bahudh"a recognizes the distinction between plural societies and pluralism, facilitates exchange of views, and promotes understanding of the collective good. The book is divided into five parts. The first part discusses the major events witnessed by the world during 1989–2001—the fall of Berlin Wall, transfer of Hong Kong to China, and the terrorist attack on the USA on September 11— and their implications for various nations, cultures, and international peace. The next part discusses India’s experiences in handling the pluralistic challenge by citing examples from the Vedas and Puranas and analysing policies followed by Ashoka, Kabir, Guru Nanak, Akbar, and Mahatma Gandhi. In the subsequent sections, the author underlines the importance of Bahudh"a as an instrument of public policy for harmony and also discusses the global imperatives of following such an approach. He highlights the central role of education and religion in the building of a harmonious society and advocates the strengthening of the United Nations to become an effective global conflict resolution mechanism. B.P. Singh argues that the answer to terrorism lies in respecting human rights and appreciating various cultures and value systems. This is crucial for facilitating and enhancing dialogue processes eventually leading to amity and a peaceful world. 022710

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3661 Balmukund Virottam
The Nagabanshis and the Cheros
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 1972; 8121504058; First Edition; Hardbound; New; New; 15 Cms x 23 Cms 
The Nagbansis and the Cheros is a unique and highly illuminating account of the Mughal, Maratha and British relations with the Nagbanshis, the Cheros, the Mundas and the Oraons during the period from 1585 to 1830 AD. It describes the gradual extension of the Mughal imperial authority, Maratha influence and finally the East India Company's rule over the regions under review. Based mainly on Persian Chronicles, and unpublished records of British India, folk-lores, inscriptions and archaeological evidences. Printed Pages: 240 with 1 map. 002525

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3662 Balmurti Natrajan and Paul Greenough
Against Stigma: Studies in Caste, Race and Justice Since Durban
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2009; 8125036008; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Historical barriers still inhibit comparative frameworks to map and challenge two of the most odious forms of discrimination--racism and casteism. Both justify themselves on a principle of biological descent; they enable stigma as if it were a natural fact, refusing to see it as deleterious social exclusion. Against Stigma carries fifteen essays that build upon the energies generated in scholarship as a result of the landmark 2001 World Conference Against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and Related Intolerance at Durban, South Africa. The contributors, who represent a multiplicity of disciplines and intellectual orientations, explore comparative aspects of caste and race including conundrums of a globalized discourse and national problematics of racism and casteism. The editors’ Introduction locates this comparative project around descent-based discrimination in a wide context; the editors suggest that globalization itself holds out the promise of more generalized practices of resistance and emancipation by oppressed national minorities. A critical bibliography on race and caste is a bonus to students and teachers of Human Rights, Race Relations, Caste Studies and Politics of Socio-economic Exclusion. At a time when democratic movements are sweeping across the globe, Against Stigma presents a fresh selection of authoritative scholarship and instructive debates centred on race and caste, two of the most potent and divisive concepts in the histories of humanity, sociology and human governance. Printed Pages: 504. 031657

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3663 Balraj Khanna
Rajah: King of the Jungle
Mapin Publishing; Ahmedabad, India; 2010; 8189995561; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; Sean Victory 
Printed Pages: 111 with numerous colour illustrations. 036577

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3664 Balraj Khanna
Rajah: King of The Jungle
Mapin Publishing; New Delhi, India; 2010; 8189995057; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 112. 112000

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3665 Balraj Khanna and Aziz Kurtha
Art of Modern India
Thames & Hudson; London, UK; 1998; 0500237557; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 24 Cms x 29 Cms 
Printed Pages: 144 with 133 colour illustrations. Slightly torn dust-jacket. 010359

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3666 Balraj Kumar Joshi (trs.)
True Sense of System of Nature
Edition Veritas; Chandigarh, India; 1978; First Edition; Hardcover; Good; No Jacket; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 49. 022463

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3667 Balraj Puri
Kashmir: Insurgency and After
Orient Longman; New Delhi, India; 2008; 812503451X; Third Edition; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 167. 021257

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3668 Balraj Puri
J.P. On Jammu and Kashmir
Gyan Books Pvt Ltd; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8121208599; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 300. 019651

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3669 Balram Sangel, V. Gopalan & Jagdish Rai Goel
All India Vat Digest: 1985-2014 (with Judicial Review),(Second Edition), 4 Vols
Commercial Law Publishers India (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2015; 9789384245771; Second Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
India is perhaps the only country which has more taxes than any other country. We have income-tax, wealth tax, gift tax (presently not leviable), service tax, Central excise duty, State excise duties, customs duty, entry tax, octroi, professional tax, market fee, sales tax (now value added tax), entertainment tax, luxury tax and a variety of local cesses and levies. Of all these sales tax is the one which virtually affects most number of citizens. Sales tax is a tax levied on the retail price of merchandise, collected by the retailer and remitted to the Government. General sales tax is comparatively a recent innovation unlike excise tax or duty which has been prevalent since ancient times. Sales tax being a State subject under the Constitution of India. Each State has a separate Act dealing with sales tax/ value added tax and related rules . Though the Sales Tax Acts of all the States are more or less similar in content and applicability these are administered by as many Governments and interpreted by as many High Courts. Thus over the years the sales tax law as a genre had grown enormously and so too the case law rendered by the Sales Tax Tribunals as well as the higher judiciary. With a view to encourage industrialization of backward areas most of the State Governments had framed Sales Tax incentive schemes under the new Industrial Policy offering sales tax exemptions, deferment of tax, sales tax loans in respect of establishment of new industrial units, expansions and diversifications. Such Schemes had been amended and modified from time to time. There have been instances where the Government had withdrawn exemptions. The litigation pertaining to such schemes had in fact been enormous. Also on account of issue of exemption notifications, withdrawal of such notifications, amendment of the schedule of items exempt from tax etc., the litigation and consequent case law had been prolific. Works contract and transit/check-post violations are other areas which had been generating substantial litigation. Therefore there arises a dire need for a Digest of cases as the present one. Accordingly, this comprehensive Digest was designed in the year 2000 and in the first instance covered the cases reported from the year 1985 up to the date of its publication in 2000. The present edition has incorporated the cases reported thereafter up to Volume 71 of VST. Virtually now this is a thirty years' Digest of sales tax cases and perhaps the only publication of this kind in the market.Printed Pages: 7200. 101718

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3670 Balram Sangel, V. Gopalan & Jagdish Rai Goel
All India Vat Tariff (Second Edition)
Commercial Law Publishers India (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; Second Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 1432. 101721

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3671 Balram Sangel, V. Gopalan & Jagdish Rai Goel
All India Vat Manual (Fourth Edition), 4 Vols
Commercial Law Publishers India (P) Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2012; Fourth Edition; Softcover; New; 
Printed Pages: 5810. 101722

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3672 Balram Srivastava (Ed.)
Historiography of Indian Art
Pratibha Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2006; 8177021168; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 
The Historiography of Indian Art is more or less a sort of re examination of writings of Indian art history done during preceding recent centuries. It is a kind of scientific enquiry into the grants of historical perceptive an a corrective measure in relation to the study of art done in the past. By this the aim of historiographical writings is to detect misgivings spread in the people about our art development. As a corrective measure this branch of study has worked and influenced the study of Indian art with better understanding and in a progressive prospects. A long stride has been taken in the field of Indian art history after Anand Coomarswamy. Now this is a time when we collectively evaluate the progress in the field of art studies and researches. With this aim in view the Deptt. of History of art Banaras Hindu University invited scholars of the field history of art to discuss the various aspect of studies so far made at one platform. This work is an outcome of the proceeding of the aforesaid seminar which is first to this kind in the history of seminars on a art historiography in India.Printed Pages: 198. 101350

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3673 Balt. Solvyns
The Costume of Hindostan
Aryan Books International; New Delhi, India; 2012; 8173054266; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 33 x 24 Cm 
A collection of etchings portraying the natives of India in their costumes, occupation and cultural life ... it was the most ambitious publishing venture yet taken in India. For sometime, Solvyns had wandered with his sketchbook, drawing Indians in their occupational pursuits, their festivals and the rich diversity of their cultural lives. He drew their musical instruments, their boats, their carts, and their modes of smoking. With genuine curiosity and a keenly observant and sympathetic eye, Solvyns recorded an India few Europeans really saw. First published in 1804, this fine reprint edition with sixty beautiful colour-printed stripple engraved plates, ably capture the mysterious beauty of India and its natives. Printed Pages: 128 with 60 colours illustrations. 100124

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3674 Balvir Acharya
Vaidika Upasana Pradipa
Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2000; First Edition; Hardcover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 427. 024018

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3675 Balvir Acharya; Translated By Dr Baldev Narain
Vaidika Upasana Vidhi
International Vaidika Research Institute; Rohtak, Haryana, India; First Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
036104

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3676 Balwant Bhaneja
The Politics of Triangles: The Alignment Patterns in South Asia, 1961-71
Research Publications; New Delhi, India; 1973; First Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; No Jacket; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 198. Bumped corners. 020717

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3677 Balwant Singh Anand
Guru Nanak: Religion and Ethics
Punjabi University; Patiala, Punjab, India; First Edition; Paperback; Good; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 64. Slightly rubbed and chipped cover. Some pages are shelf-worn. 024826

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3678 Bam Dev Sharda (edited, with an introduction)
Tribes, Castes and Harijans: Structured Inequalities and Mobility
Ajanta Publications; Delhi, India; 1991; 8120203518; First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 275. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. 026337

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3679 Bama; translated from the Tamil By Malini Seshadri; Introduction By R. Azhagarasan
Vanmam: Vendetta
Oxford University Press; New Delhi, India; 2008; 0195696336; First Edition; Hard Cover; New; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Recent years have seen a rise in the genre of Dalit literature with Bama at the forefront. Characterized by startling language, ethnographic detail, and native idiom, Dalit writing in Tamil has gone hand in hand with political activism, and with critical and ideological debate. However a large portion of this writing has concentrated on the theme of victimhood. Vanmam, Bama’s third full-length work, is an exception focusing instead on the inter-caste rivalry within Dalit communities. It highlights the animosity between the Pallars and the Parayars of Kandampatti village—who identify themselves as Hindus and Christians respectively—and describes how the landowners of the dominant Naicker caste stoke the fires of intra-Dalit hostilities to benefit themselves, ignoring the human costs paid for time and again in misery, loss, and death. An important contribution to the corpus of Dalit literature, this translation makes Vanmam available to a wider reading public. A comprehensive introduction skillfully sketches the history of the Dalit movement in Tamil Nadu, and an interview with the author carrying visuals of her village Kandampatti provide the context for this novel and, in a broader sense, for all of Bama’s writings. Printed Pages: 189 with numerous b/w illustrations. 027654

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3680 Bamber Gascoigne
The Great Moghuls
Time Books International; New Delhi, India; 1987; 8185113033; First Paperback Edition; Paperback; New; New; 19.5 Cms x 26 Cms Christian Gascoigne 
Printed Pages: 264 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. 001624

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3681 Bamber Gascoigne
A Brief History of the Great Moghuls
Robinson/TBI; New Delhi, India; 1841195332; Softcover; New; 
112863

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3682 Bampfylde Fuller
Studies of Indian Life and Sentiment
Asian Educational Services; New Delhi, India; 1994; 8120609573; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 
A description of the various aspects of India as seen through the eyes of a British official. It is a very informative and comprehensive volume that notices each aspect under a separate chapter. The 19 chapters describe the monsoon, land of India, the people, the history, religions, domestic life, Hill people, Agriculture and irrigation, famines, manufacturers and commerce, government, tax and revenue, the police and courts, and education. The book was first published in 1910.Printed Pages: 376 with 1 map. 102799

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3683 Banamali Lahiry; Introduction By Jean Roger Riviere
Quest for Truth Followed By Time, Space, and Man
Indica Books; Varanasi, India; 2001; 81-8656-20-0; First Edition; Paperback; New; 12 x 18 Cm 
Printed Pages: 65. 021683

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3684 Banarsi Prasad Saksena
History of Shahjahan
Bharatiya Kala Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2013; 8180902374; Hardcover; New; New; 
110635

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3685 Banarsi Prasad Saksena
History of Shahjahan
Bharatiya Kala Prakashan; Delhi, India; 2013; 8180903109; Softcover; New; 
110636

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3686 Bandana Chamoli
Yog evam Swasathya (in Hindi)
New Bharatiya Book Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2014; 8183152414; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 314. 111340

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3687 Bangali Baba (trs)
Yogasutra of Patanjali with the Commentary of Vyasa Translated from Sanskrit Into English with Copious Notes
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8120801555; Reprint; Paperback; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 115. 029932

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3688 Bangali Baba (trs)
Yogasutra of Patanjali with the Commentary of Vyasa Translated from Sanskrit Into English with Copious Notes
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8120801547; Reprint; Hardcover; New; New; 19 x 25 Cm 
Printed Pages: 115. 028434

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3689 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Three Hundred Important Combinations
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2005; 8120808509; Reprint; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 354. 035629

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3690 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Notable Horoscopes
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.; New Delhi, India; 2007; 8120809009; Reprint; Paperback; New; 15 x 23 Cm 
Printed Pages: 458. 035630

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3691 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Ashtakavarga System of Prediction
UBSPD; New Delhi, India; 8185674256; Reprint; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 184. 035626

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3692 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Raman's One Hundred and Ten-Year Ephemeris of Planetary Positions (1891 to 2000 A.D.)
UBSPD; New Delhi, India; 8185674337; Revised and Enlarged Edition; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 308. 035621

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3693 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Sri Neelakanta's Prasna Tantra (Horary Astrology): English Translation
UBSPD; New Delhi, India; 8185674663; Reprint; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 240. 035620

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3694 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Astrology for Beginners: Being the First Real Effort to Teach Astrology a Simple Manner Free from Technicalities
UBSPD; New Delhi, India; 8185674221; Reprint; Paperback; New; 14 x 22 Cm 
Printed Pages: 132. 035618

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3695 Bangalore Venkata Raman
Hindu Astrology and the West (Revised and enlarged Edition of the Book Previously Published as 'A Hindu in America')
UBSPD; New Delhi, India; 1994; 8185273979; Second Reprint; Paperback; New; 13 x 18 Cm 
Printed Pages: 320 with numerous b/w illustrations. 026618

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3696 Bani Basu (Author) & Jayita Sengupta (Tr.)
Gandharvi: Life of a Musician
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2017; 8125064230; Softcover; New; 14 x 23 Cm 
Gandharvi: Life of a Musician, by the Sahitya Akademi Award-winning novelist Bani Basu (and translated by English scholar Jayita Sengupta), tells the story of Apala, a gifted singer of Hindustani classical music. She was born into an old, middle-class family of limited means in north Calcutta. To her family, her music meant little, as it did not fit their idea of ‘respectability’. Her husband ‘chose’ her after hearing her sing at a public concert, yet her marital life proved loveless. Her in-laws were insensitive and exploitative. Her children grew up learning to ignore their mother’s music. Shorn of freedom, love and, above all, music, Apala’s life moved towards a tragic end.Surrounding Apala’s story are the interlinked lives of other practitioners of music and classical art, like Soham, Mitul, Rameshwar Thakur, Dipali and Shekharan. Their lives intersected with Apala’s in ways that profoundly affected all of them. Written in lilting prose that draws on the idioms of Hindustani classical music, Gandharvi is also musical in its form, where in the end the movement of music and the life story of Apala become one and the same. A thinly veiled depiction of the classical music scene of Calcutta in the 1960s, this modern Bengali classic is also a celebration of the indomitable spirit of music. Printed Pages: 288. 112293

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3697 Bani Basu; Translated By Jayanti Datta
The Enemy Within
Orient BlackSwan; New Delhi, India; 2002; 8125016686; First Edition; Paperback; New; 
This translation from the Bangla Antarghat is the story of a group of young friends who had committed themselves idealistically and politically to the Naxalite movement that rocked Bengal in the 1960s. Moving seamlessly from the past to the present, Basu’s narrative is compelling and breathless, as the novel’s edgy, nervous rhythms reconstruct and call up the turbulent history of a difficult period. Printed Pages: 180. 031639

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3698 Bani Basu; Translated from the Bengali By Sipra Bhattacharya
The Birth of the Maitreya
Stree; Kolkata, India; 2004; 8185604614; First Edition; Paperback; New; 16 x 24 Cm 
Printed Pages: 501. 018700

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3699 Bankey Behari & Chhaganlal Lala (Authors)
Tuhfa: The Ministrel Divine
B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 1998; 8176460281; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 72. 110519

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3700 Bankey Behari (Author) & Chhaganlal Lala (Ed.)
Nistraigunya Purusottama Yoga of Srimad Bhagavad Gita: A Mystic Interpretation and Comparative Study
B.R. Publishing Corporation; New Delhi, India; 2000; 817018956X; Hardcover; New; New; 
Printed Pages: 616. 110373

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