Essays on Indian Art and Architecture (History and Culture Series)

By: Raj Kumar (Ed.)

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New. Objective of this series of Essays on Indian History and Culture is to select contributions which could interest, educate and inspire our readers. Attempt has been made to make available to our readers best literature written by renowned scholars, through the ages, to enable our students, teachers, policymakers and our general readers to analyse the themes, they are interested in, in proper historical perspectives. This will enable them to think, write and dream of a developed India of twenty first century. How far the Study of our history, religion, culture, economy, philosophy, music, science, law, education, technology, trade, art, architecture, etc. can provide to us inputs for a bright brilliant and vibrant India, is one of the major concern of these volumes. There is a crisis of character all around, how far this exercise in Indian History and Culture can stem the tide of corruption, criminilization of Politics and ills of the consumerist culture is one of our aims in compiling this series of volumes. Contents, 1. Introduction 2. Studies in Indian Architecture 3. Fort Architecture in Ancient and Medieval India 4. Art and Architecture Northern India 5. Art and Architecture South India 6. The Aspect and Orientation in Hindu Architecture 7. Kalinga Style of Architecture 8. Symbolism of the Dome 9. Art and Architecture 10. Muslim Architecture in India 11. A plea for Indian Architecture.Printed Pages: 270.

Title: Essays on Indian Art and Architecture (History and Culture Series)

Author Name: Raj Kumar (Ed.)

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Discovery Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.: 2013

ISBN: 8171417159

ISBN 13: 9788171417155

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Seller ID: 106918

Keywords: Essays on Indian Art and Architecture (History and Culture Series) Raj Kumar (Ed.)