Title Encyclopaedia of Indian Theatre: Dictionary of Music Dace and Drama, Vol. IV
Book Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Raj Publications 2003
8186208240 / 9788186208243
Seller ID 106215
A commendable initiative on the part of the writer to bring out a performing Arts Lexicography dealing with Ancient Indian music, Dance and Drama from the huge Corpus of traditional Sanskrit treatises from Sangitashastras, Natyashastras, Rasashastras to Abhinayadarpanam, a manual on Indian dance. Within the space constraint of a single volume, numerous terms from the three genres are brought together such as Atodya, Svara, Tala, Sangita, Gita, Rasa, Bhava, Abhinaya, Purvaranga, Hasta Mudras, Rangapeetha, Ranga and so on. A classic reference guide to approximately 3000 words, simply presented in A-Z listing in alphabetical order with sufficient cross-references, is Not Available for the first time for those who have been searching for a handy but an exhaustive and authoritative dictionary on the subject fields.Highly recommended for the libraries, schools, academies on music, dance, drama, ancient literature; indological institutions; and also organisations of Sanskrit research.Printed Pages: 384.
Encyclopaedia of Indian Theatre: Dictionary of Music Dace and Drama, Vol. IV Biswajit Sinha