Quick Search

Seller Id
Advanced Search
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card

Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate

Author Name    Arputha Rani Sengupta

Title   Art of Terracotta: Cult and Cultural Synthesis in India

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   New

Jacket Condition   New

Size   23 x 29 Cm

Publisher   Delhi, India Agam Kala Prakashan 2005

Seller ID   101558

The book focuses on cult and cultural synthesis in India. The terracotta images are of profound nature and have significant role in fertility and funerary rituals. The terracotta temples of Bishnupur have also been dealt with. The main focus in on votive terracotta, which includes portable icons and sculptured veneer on architectural monuments of Bengal in the late medieval period. The images are vaishnavite and saivite krishna, Buddha as avatara or vishnu, Ramayana and Mahabharata scenes, etc. have been depicted. Printed Pages: 292.

Art of Terracotta: Cult and Cultural Synthesis in India Arputha Rani Sengupta

Price = 49.00 USD

Books of related interest
Mahisasuramardini in Art, Iconography and Cult Practices
Dr Sanjaya Kumar Mahapatra
97.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

God & King: The Devaraja Cult in South Asian Art and Architecture: Proceedings of the Seminar 2001
Arputha Rani Sengupta (ed.)
24.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Construction of an Identity Discourse: Oriya Literature and the Jagannath Cult, 1866-1936
Subhakanta Behera
13.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

A Journey in the World of the Tantras
Mark S.G. Dyczkowski
7.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Indian Philosophy and Modern Culture
Paul Brunton
18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Indian Linguistics and Culture
Shashi Kashyap
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Rigvedic Society and Culture
Dharmaraj Adat
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Essays on Philosophy and Culture
Meera Chakravorty
4.80 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Historical and Cultural Gleanings of Sandesakavya in Kerala
M.T. Muraleedharan
16.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Living Traditions of Natyasastra
C. Rajendran
32.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Socialism in Jagannath Cult
H.K. Satapathy & K.C. Mohapatra (Eds)
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Sriharsa's Naisadhacaritam (A Socio-Cultural Study)
Indrani Dekha
8.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2016. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com