Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

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Over 1000 accessible, informative and authoritative entries to answer any major question about Hinduism, its mythology, practices, customs and laws Wide-ranging topics include Hindu myths and legends, temple architecture, festivals, astrology, Ayurvedic medicine and contemporary Hinduism Maps provide easy reference to major cities, regions, rivers, mountains and pilgrimage sites List of principal dynasties and empires gives cultural, religious and historical background Reference material includes Sanskrit equivalents of English-language subjects Chronology places the main historical events and literary works Specially researched illustrations, including works of art reproduced here for the first time, reveal the rich imagery of sculpture, architecture, painting, dance and theatre Printed Pages: 224 with 243 illustrations.

Title: Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend

Author Name: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Categories: India, Dictionaries, Hinduism,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2002

ISBN: 0500284024

ISBN 13: 9780500284025

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 16.5 Cms x 24 Cms

Seller ID: 002922

Keywords: Dictionary Hindu Legend Hinduism Religion India