Hindu Architecture in India and Abroad (Manasara Series, Vol. 6)

By: Prasanna Kumar Acharya

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This volumeis the sixth volume in the `Manasara` series - the treatise containing knowledge and experience in Town-planning, Architecture, Sculpture etc. of ancient India. The book is the outcome of years of studies research carried out by the Editor to bring this vast, but almost forgotton treasure-house within wasy reach of all.The present volume brings out in no uncertain terms that indigenous ideas of design and techniques of construction alone have imparted the qualities unabating vigour and having beauty to the surviving ancient temples which have withstood the onslaught of vandals, time and nature. The Swastika mansion, described in the preface, attests to the relevance of the principles enunciated in the Manasara<-i>, notwithstanding popular notions to the contrary, to modern conditions and needs.Everyone interested in the Architecture of ancient India shall find this book authoritative on the subject. Printed Pages: 544 with 65 plates & 13 maps.

Title: Hindu Architecture in India and Abroad (Manasara Series, Vol. 6)

Author Name: Prasanna Kumar Acharya

Categories: India, Architecture,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

ISBN: 8175361379

ISBN 13: 9788175361379

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 107310

Keywords: Hindu Architecture in India and Abroad (Manasara Series, Vol. 6) Prasanna Kumar Acharya