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The Hermit's Hut: Architecture and Asceticism in India

By: Kazi K. Ashraf

Price: $62.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202065

ISBN: 9789381406427

Condition: New


The Hermit’s Hut offers an original insight into the profound relationship between architecture and asceticism. Although architecture continually responds to ascetic compulsions, as in its frequent encounter with the question of excess and less, it is typically considered separate from asceticism. In contrast, this innovative book explores the rich and mutual ways in which asceticism and architecture are played out in each other’s practices. The question of asceticis... View more info