Author:Nanditha Krishna

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Shakti in Art and Religion

By: Dr Nanditha Krishna (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Madras, India, The C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Institute of Indological Research: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039215

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 111. View more info

Balaji-Venkateshwara: Lord of Tirumala-Tirupati: An Introduction

By: Nanditha Krishna

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Vakils, Feffer and Simons Ltd:

Seller ID: 017219

ISBN: 8187111461

Condition: New


Lakshmi, the goddess of material abundance, affluence, authority and auspiciousness, is the most popular goddess of the Hindu pantheon. An understanding of her helps one appreciate the Hindu attitude towards wealth and power. This book brings together:Stories of the goddess compiled from Vedas, Puranas, Tantras and folk narrativesOver 200 images from different parts of India, from different times, each in a different styleSymbols associated with fertility that are an integral part of Lakshmi worship Explanation of her attributes and her enigmatic association with demons and the nether regionsD... View more info

Kanchi: A Heritage of Art and Religion

By: Nanditha Krishna (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Madras, India, The C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Institute of Indological Research: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016532

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 124 with b/w illustrations. View more info

Madras Then Chennai Now

By: Nanditha Krishna and Pramod Kapoor

Price: $73.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037721

ISBN: 8174369147

Condition: New


Madras Then is an extensively researched collection of pictures showcasing the city as it once was. From images documenting the construction of the artificial Madras harbour to the fateful day when the German cruiser Emden attacked Chennai (making it the only Indian city to have sustained a direct attack during the Great War). The beginnings of modern Madras culture have been well documented with alluring pictures of some of Indias earliest businessmen, industrialists, parliamentarians, actors and actors turned politicians. This book features images sourced from the private archives of the ci... View more info

Ganesha: The Auspicious...The Beginning

By: Shakunthala Jagannathan and Nanditha Krishna

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Vakils, Feffer and Simons Ltd:

Seller ID: 002452

ISBN: 8184620047

Condition: New


Ganesha is today the most popular and loved of the gods of the Hindu pantheon. Nothing auspicious takes place without invoking his name. Was this always so? If not, how did he rise into prominence? These and so many more questions about this god with the elephant's head and unusual form have exercised the minds of those interested in Hindu religion and philosophy. In this book, "GANESHA - The Auspicious .. The Beginning", Shakunthala Jagannathan and Dr. Nanditha Krishna, mother and daughter, have brought out the relevance and importance of Ganesha from ancient times to the present day.... View more info