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Nala and Damayanti: A Great Series of Paintings of an Old Indian Romance

By: B.N. Goswamy; Foreword By Karan Singh

Price: $59.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038117

ISBN: 9789383098897

Condition: New


Three things come magically together in this remarkable series of paintings - a great text, a delectable old romance and the work of one of the most talented families of painters known to Indian art. The text is the 12th century Naishadhacharita of Sriharsha, one of the last great kavyas of Sanskrit literature. The story, told with the utmost delicacy, centers around the intense love that grew mutual sights heard of, but yet unseen between King Nala and Princess Damayanti and the painter family that produced this exquisitely painted series came from the small principality of Guler in the Pahar... View more info

The Essence of Gandhian Philosophy (Its Impact on our Literature)

By: Dr Binod (Author) & Dr Karan Singh (Frwd)

Price: $15.84

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106184

ISBN: 9789351280538

Condition: New


“Gandhian Philosophy is like a deep ocean full many a gems. Dr Binod, the author has successfully plunged into this unfathomable ocean and has picked up some of the valuable gems, weaved them into a cohesive whole, and presented it as The Essence of Gandhian Philosophy (Its Impact on our Literature)” Dr Karan Singh Hon'ble MP President, ICCR, New Delhi “Dr Binod, the celebrated author of The Essence of Gandhian Philosophy (Its Impact on our Literature) has masterly described the impact of Gandhian values on all Indian Literature especially the Indian writing in English. The profound know... View more info

The Indian Heritage: An Anthology of Sanskrit Literature

By: Dr V. Raghavan; Foreword By Dr Karan Singh

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Chennai, India, Dr V. Raghavan Centre for Performing Arts: 1998

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 025043

Condition: Very Good


Printed pages: 571. View more info

Sri Amarnatha Cave: The Abode of Shiva

By: F.M. Hassnain, Yoshiaki Miura, Vijay Pandita (Authors) & Dr Karan Singh (Frwd)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Atlantic Publishers & Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 1987

Seller ID: 107139

ISBN: 8171561373

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 84. View more info

The Yogavasistha of Valmiky (With Study, Text Commentary Vasisthamaharamayanatatparyaprakasa and Sloka Index), 3 Vols

By: Kanta Gupta & Karan Singh

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Nag Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103953

ISBN: 817081409X

Condition: New


The Yogavasistha is the earliest work on Yoga or speculative and abstruse philosophy. It embodies in itself the Science of ontology, the knoweledge of Sat and Asat, the principle of psychology, the speculation of metaphysics, the tenets of ethics and practical morality, precepts on theology, discussion on Atma, Parmatma, sprituality and theosophy in great details through manifold illustrations and allegorical stories with ultimate goal to attain final beattitude i.e. 'MOKSA'. Besides its religious and philosophical importance, the Yogavasistha envisages a multi-demensional study and can be a s... View more info

Welcome, the Moonrise: Forty Poems By Karan Singh

By: Karan Singh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, Asia Publishing House: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025492

Condition: Good


Printed pages: 43. Slightly chipped dust jacket. View more info

Karan Singh: Autobiography

By: Karan Singh

Price: $12.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 039695

ISBN: 0195636368

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 369. View more info

Essays on Hinduism (Third Edition)

By: Karan Singh

Price: $10.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 102058

ISBN: 9789384082017

Condition: New


In this collection of essays the author discusses the basics of Hinduism. Outlining the message of the Bhagavad-Gita and the Upanisads, he argues that Hinduism is not a cult, nor a bunch of dogmas, but a religion of the highest order that speaks of an immanent and transcendental god. It also offers a philosophy of life that cuts across ethnic and geographic barriers between men. According to him, the essentials of Hindu religio-philosophic teaching are pervaded by the ideal of universalism and love for humanity. The author drives home the relevance of Hindu universalism to an age in which nat... View more info

Mystries and Glimpses of Kashmir

By: Mohammad Yasin, Madh Avi Yasin & Dr Karan Singh (Frwd)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 106330

ISBN: 8186208038

Condition: New


The Book throws light on different facets of Kashmir history. Prof. Yasin's contention that Jesus Christ's last remains lie buried in Khaniyar, Srinagar, is not to rake up any religious controversy, but his approach is purely historical. It is not a new discovery, but what has been already said by Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian and others, has been analysed critically in historical apparatus without any religious bias.Similarly his surmise that Kongvatan in Kashmir is Kundalvana, the venue of the 4th Buddhist Council, was the result of physical varification of the location given by Hieun Tsang. ... View more info

Jewel in the Lotus: Deeper Aspects of Hinduism

By: Mumtaz Ali; Compiled By A. Menon; Foreword By Karan Singh

Price: $1.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sterling Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021873

ISBN: 8120720466

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 167. Rubbed cover. View more info

Buddhism in Kashmir

By: Nirmala Sharma (ed.); Foreword By Dr Karan Singh

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037334

ISBN: 8177421190

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 175 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Abhinavaguptas Sri Tantraloka and Other Works: First Time English Translation with Sanskrit Texts, 9 Vols

By: Professor Satya Prakash Singh, Swami Maheshvarananda (Authors) & Dr Karan Singh (Frwd)

Price: $432.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Standard Publishers/Sri Jee Publishing House:

Seller ID: 114317

ISBN: 8187471867

Condition: New


Tantraloka means light on Tantra-the magnum opus of Abhinavagupta (950-1050 A.D.). Literally Tantra means thread and happens to have been used in one of the earliest usage in the Rgveda (X.53.6) itself in such a deep sense as understanding binding the entire reality together in a single fold of comprehension so beneficial as to transform the human nature of all its baser kind of tendency into the most idealistic form which is known as the divine. View more info

The Rich Heritage of Jammu and Kashmir: Studies in Art and Architecture, History and Culture of the Region

By: Somnath Wakhlu (Author) & Karan Singh (frwd)

Price: $9.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 105896

ISBN: 8121205700

Condition: New


Jammu And Kashmirhlu has basically been a Teacher of English literature but while working in the Amar Mahal Museum and Library, Jammu for the last two and half decades his mind got yoked to many Devotions of Jammu and Kashmir Art and architecture, History and culture, Mysticism and literature. And he passes from one devotion to the other with athletic ease.The present book is divided into two parts: one is concerned with Jammu and the other with Kashmir. Then each part is subdivided into various sections; first, art and architecture; second, history and third, literature.Essays on art and arch... View more info