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Life-style and Ecology

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027474

ISBN: 8124601038

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Printed Pages: 246 with 16 colour and 12 b/w illustrations. View more info

Culture of Peace: Experience and Experiment

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027479

ISBN: 8124601240

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Printed Pages: 279. View more info

The Cultural Dimension of Education

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Chitra Naik

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027465

ISBN: 8124601011

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Printed Pages: 280 with 2 maps, 1 b/w and 39 colour illustrations. View more info

Integration of Endogenous Cultural Dimension Into Development

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Francis Childe

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027472

ISBN: 8124600899

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Printed Pages: 271. View more info

Interface of Cultural Identity and Development

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By Francis Childe

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027473

ISBN: 8124600546

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Printed Pages: 311. View more info

The Cultural Dimension of Ecology

By: Baidyanath Saraswati (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan; Prologue By John V. Kingston

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027464

ISBN: 812460102X

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Printed Pages: 219 with 20 colour illustrations. View more info

Palas of Srikavikarna (Text and English Translation), 4 vols.

By: Bisnuprada Panda (trs); Kapila Vatsyayan (Gen. Ed.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 030776

ISBN: 8120809580

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Elizabeth Brunner: Her Life - Her Works

By: Elizabeth Brunner; Imre Lazar (ed.); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $61.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books in Association with Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036552

ISBN: 8189738925

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 357 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Art as Dialogue: Essays in Phenomenology of Aesthetic Experience

By: Goutam Biswas; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd. in association with Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027290

ISBN: 8124600430

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 170. View more info

Indian Sculpture

By: Grace Morley; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019797

ISBN: 8174363521

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Printed Pages: 144 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

The Advaita of Art

By: Harsha V. Dehejia; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $12.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 030225

ISBN: 8120813871

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 214. View more info

The Bundi Gita-Govinda

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Bharat Kala Bhavan: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018267

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 188 with numerous b/w plates. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

Role Of Culture In Development

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $24.87

Publisher: New Delhi, D.K. Printworld: 2018

Seller ID: 1201536

ISBN: 8124609055

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. Towards a Cultural Policy 2. Some Underlying Concepts of the Indian Cultural Heritage 3. Cultural Configuration 4. Cultural Development : A Profile 5. Cultural Dimensions of Tourism 6. Cultural Goals of New Educational Policy 7. Cultural Osmosis between India and Indonesia 8. Cultural Patterns of Asia 9. Culture and Development 10. Culture : The Crafting of Institutions 11. Institutionalizing Culture: Contemporary Issues of Administrative Systems 12. Jottings on Indian Culture 13. Lenin and His Role in Making Culture Available to the Masses 14. Perspectives on Cultural Relations be... View more info

Plural Cultures and Monolithic Structures: Comprehending India

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $41.99

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2013

Seller ID: 701613

ISBN: 9789380607450

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The essays in this volume raise a set of highly pertinent questions with regard to comprehending the complex issues that arise when plural cultures meet the monolithic structures of administration and policy that accompany the aspirations of the nation state. How does the nation state with its commitment to the quantifiable collectives of caste, religion, community, and even culture, respond to the fluid and multiple matrixes of region, history, social identity, ritual, and language in India? The essays explore the problems that arise when shifting cultural categories are juxtaposed against th... View more info

Transmissions and Transformations : Learning Through the Arts in Asia

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $35.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2011

Seller ID: 701646

ISBN: 9789380607146

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The volume comprises papers presented at an international symposium on 'Transmissions and Transformations: Learning through the Arts in Asia' organized by the IIC-Asia Project. The essays, by educationists from different Asian countries, highlight the diverse as also the distinctive ways of transmitting knowledge through the arts and the crafts. The essays are a significant contribution to the recent focus on evolving alternative pedagogical tools in the formal and non-formal systems of education. The international symposium, held in 2005, gathered on one platform people from different par... View more info

Transmissions and Transformations : Learning Through the Arts in Asia

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $34.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2011

Seller ID: 701647

ISBN: 9789380607146

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The volume comprises papers presented at an international symposium on 'Transmissions and Transformations: Learning through the Arts in Asia' organized by the IIC-Asia Project. The essays, by educationists from different Asian countries, highlight the diverse as also the distinctive ways of transmitting knowledge through the arts and the crafts. The essays are a significant contribution to the recent focus on evolving alternative pedagogical tools in the formal and non-formal systems of education. The international symposium, held in 2005, gathered on one platform people from different par... View more info

Metaphors of the Indian Arts and Other Essays

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100549

ISBN: 8124608202

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This anthology Metaphors of the Indian Arts and Other Essays is a selection of writings of Dr Kapila Vatsyayan’s nearly four-decade long journey as an art critic and art historian. It reveals the distinct nature of Indian arts from the angle of the world-view in which they emerge. At the same time, it amply shows the theory of art and aesthetics which may enable us to “to see the other traditions of art from our own window”. In a seminal article entitled “Metaphors of the Indian Arts”, the author identifies some fundamentals which permeate the Indian artistic traditions. In the artic... View more info

The Transformation of Nature in Art

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/MLBD: 1995

Seller ID: 101628

ISBN: 8120716434

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In the Present work of Coomaraswamy attempts to explain the theory behind medieval European and Asian art, especially art in India. He further supplements the Indian theorywith that of the Chinese. The first principle of his theories is that art does not exist for its own sake; it exists as means to some religious conditions or experience. The comparison with medieval European art in this respect is extremely illuminating. He further shows that both differ radically from the post-Renaissance European Art.Coomaraswamy discusses the theory of art in Asia in the first chapter and contends that th... View more info

The Darbhanga Gita-Govinda

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107852

ISBN: 8170174473

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The Darbhanga Gita Govinda is the eighth in the series of monographs by Kapila Vatsyayan on the Gita Govinda and the miniature painting tradition of India. In the earlier monographs, e.g. Jaur Gita Govinda, Bundi Gita Govinda, Mewari Gita Govinda, Assamiya Gita Govinda, etc., the author examined assiduously the relationship of the text and the visual image. The Darbhanga Gita Govinda is a set belonging to the eighteenth century. It exemplifies both the continuity and changes which take place over time in comprehending the text as also its visual representation. Through her monographs on the G... View more info

The Square and the Circle of the Indian Arts

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107922

ISBN: 8170173620

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The Square and the Circle of the Indian Arts is a major contribution in Indian art history. More than a book on the theories of arts, it has far-reaching implications for the way one thinks about the future of indology and art history. It provides a model to be emulated for inter-disciplinary research, not only between the arts but also the sciences and the arts. Printed Pages: 198. View more info

Nature, Tradition and Originality: A Collection of Essays

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $53.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2016

Seller ID: 109475

ISBN: 8177421409

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The present volume is based on articles written by the author over a period of four decades. They focus attention on some key concepts that permeate the discourse on artistic theories in the Indian tradition.The article in the first section, alternate paradigms of knowledge, deals with evolution of categories in the Indian context. The next article on Indriyas is concerned with the question of the sense perceptions in the Indian tradition. Printed Pages: 224 with numerous illustrations & maps. View more info

Traditions of Indian Folk Dance

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $53.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Full Circle:

Seller ID: 109927

ISBN: 8185120226

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The Arts of Kerala Kshetram

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 110991

ISBN: 8121213142

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In her continuing quest, re-affirming the vision of India as an organic whole, Dr. Kapila Vatsyayan approaches the arts of Kerala both in their distinctive qualities and holistic dimension, which ideally represent the dynamics of Indian cultural processes. This monograph, based on the inaugural Parikshit Memorial Lecture delivered by Dr. Vatsyayan at the Government Sanskrit College, Tripunithura in August 1988, now reprinted, has been commended by many as remarkably rich in the variety of art forms it covers and the directions for future research it offers in the area. Dr. Vatsyayan has had cl... View more info

Human Development in Indian Perspective and Other Essays

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116194

ISBN: 8124609039

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This book, a collection of six lectures Dr Kapila Vatsyayan made at different UNESCO seminars and two reports she prepared for UNESCO, presents, discusses, analyses and prognosticates the varied aspects of human development in India and other developing nations. She has made some commendable observations and suggestions with a futuristic view on UNDP’s “Human Development Report 1990” which defines and measures human development.Through these papers and reports, Dr Vatsyayan has attempted to chart out a new perspective as far as development is concerned from the viewpoint of developing co... View more info

India's Cultural Heritage and Identity and Other Essays

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116196

ISBN: 8124609047

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Contents: Introduction. 1. Shastra and Prayoga, and Marga and Desi. 2. The Interface of Culture and Development. 3. The Role of the Arts in Social Transformation. 4. Dr D. S. Kothari: A Modern Rishi. 5. Pluralism and Diversity in South Asia. 6. Oral and the Written Word: Opposites or Complementary. 7. India’s Cultural Heritage and Identity. 8. Hinduism: The Religion of Divine Immanence. Index. This volume is collection of eight lectures delivered by Dr Kapila Vatsyayan on different occasions, some in the memory of four eminent persons such as Ancharlott Eschmann, an art historian; Dr C.D. De... View more info

Bharata The Natyasastra

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Sahitya Akademi: 2018

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 901208


PRINTED PAGES: 228. View more info

Vasudeva Sharan Agrawala: A Selection

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Sahitya Akademi: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 901268

ISBN: 8126045663


Printed Pages: 956. View more info

Raimundo Panikkar: A Pilgrim Across Worlds

By: Kapila Vatsyayan & Come Carpentier de Gourdon (Eds)

Price: $9.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2016

Seller ID: 110835

ISBN: 9789385285394

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Raimundo Panikkar was born of an Indian Hindu father and a Catalan Catholic mother. From his early childhood he was able to adopt, cultivate, and speak of different traditions. He got doctorates in Philosophy, Science, and Theology. He had lived in India, Europe, and the USA for several years teaching and researching. About 25 books and numerous articles were published by him. He also translated an anthology of a thousand pages of texts from the Vedas. Panikkar received numerous prizes and awards.An unconventional thinker, he infringed on many dogmas and prejudices. His intellectual developmen... View more info

Culture of Indigo in Asia: Plant Product Power

By: Kapila Vatsyayan (Ed.) & Gopalkrishna Gandhi (Frwd)

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106574

ISBN: 9789383098231

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As an integral part of the historical and socio-cultural fabric of the Asian subcontinent, indigo has served as a backdrop to religion, politics, trade, art forms and society, particularly in India. Culture of Indigo: Plant, Product, Power takes the reader on a timeline tour, with details of the plant’s cultivation and production process. Highlights of indigo’s commercial use and impact on fine arts, architecture, trade, heritage as well as an in-depth analysis of its resurgence in the wake of environmental concerns enrich the reading experience substantially. With contributions from globa... View more info

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The Cultural Heritage of India: Volume VII: The Arts, Part One

By: Kapila Vatsyayan (ed.); Introduction By Ananda K. Coomaraswamy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kolkata, India, The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031680

ISBN: 8187332484

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Printed Pages: 1104 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Prakrti: The Integral Vision, 5 Vols.

By: Kapila Vatsyayan (Gen. Ed.)

Price: $74.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027482

ISBN: 8124600368

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Vol. I: Primal Elements: The Oral Tradition (edited by Baisyanath Saraswati), 208 printed pages; Vol. II: Vedic Buddhist and Jain Traditions (edited by Sampat Narayanan), 167 printed pages; Vol. III: The Agamic Tradition and the Arts (edited by Bettina Bäumer), 236 printed pages with 25 colour illustrations; Vol. IV: The Nature of Matter (edited by Jayant V. Narlikar), 244 printed pages; Vol. V: Man in Nature (edited by Baidyanath Saraswati), 282 printed pages with 13 colour illustrations. View more info

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Aesthetic Theories and Forms in Indian Tradition (History of Science, Philosophy and Culture in Indian Civilization: Vol. VI, Part I)

By: Kapila Vatsyayan and D.P. Chattopadhyaya (eds); Sharad Deshpande and A.K. Anand (Associate Editors)

Price: $72.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026532

ISBN: 8187586354

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 711 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Hindu College Delhi: A People’s Movement

By: Kavita A. Sharma, W.D. Mathur (Authors) & Dr Kapila Vatsyayan (Frwd)

Price: $24.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106584

ISBN: 9789383098286

Condition: New


Hindu College Delhi: A People’s Movement is the first-ever illustrated history of Hindu College, Delhi, a premier institution founded in 1899. The continued struggle for doing well and survival only underlines the great commitment of its founding fathers, the teachers and the students in the early years. The college had to face several odds and a hostile administration, which feared the patriotic fervour of the college, providing a hub for the national leaders to address the youth of the country. The college groomed great nationalists ready to take on the British regime. This hostility made ... View more info

Ecological Readings in the Veda: Matter, Energy, Life

By: Marta Vannucci; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $7.45

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027450

ISBN: 8124600090

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Printed Pages: 216. View more info

Krishna of the Bhagavata Purana, The Gita Govinda and Other Texts

By: O.P. Sharma (Introduction); Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Museum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039232

Condition: Very Good


With numerous colour and b/w plates. Scratched and rubbed cover. View more info

Mind and Body in Health and Harmony in the Asian Systems of Medicine

By: Ranjit Roy Chaudhury & Kapila Vatsyayan (Eds.)

Price: $47.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2017

Seller ID: 701537

ISBN: 9789384092023

Condition: New


This volume studies the relationships between ancient systems of Asian philosophy and medicine. It explores the mutually dependent relation between the mind and the body, and argues that Asian and Hippocratic medical systems as well as the body and consciousness should not be studied in isolation. Bringing together medical practitioners and researchers—including specialists of ayurveda, siddha, unani, homoeopathy, Sowa-Rigpa, naturopathy, yoga, and acupuncture based on the Chinese system-from different parts of Asia, including India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Myanmar and Bangladesh, this volume d... View more info

Gujarati School and Jaina Manuscript Paintings

By: Ratan Parimoo; Foreword By Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Gujarat Museum Society: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036482

ISBN: 8192044602

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 304 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Matralaksanam (Text, Translations, Extracts from the Commentary and Notes, Including References to Two Oral Traditions of South India)

By: Wayne Howard; Kapila Vatsyayan (Gen. Ed.)

Price: $3.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 030771

ISBN: 8120805852

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 98. View more info