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The Architectural Heritage of Himachal Pradesh: Origin and Development of Temple Styles

By: Laxman S. Thakur

Price: $24.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001733

ISBN: 812150712X

Condition: New


The book provides a comprehensive, chronological, scientific and comparative analysis of extant temple styles of Himachal Pradesh from the sixth to the fourteenth century AD. It is primarily based on enormous architectural data collected through field surveys of temple sites in loco. Each temple has been examined in its socio-economic and cultural contexts. The temple exercised considerable influence on the devout and the laity, and dominated various facets of western Himalayan society and economy through its complex cultural network, by bringing under its clasp both royalty and the common peo... View more info

Where Mortals and Mountain Gods Meet: Society and Culture in Himachal Pradesh

By: Laxman S. Thakur (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Shimla, India, Indian Institute of Advanced Study: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002192

ISBN: 8179860000

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 409. View more info