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Hoysala Sculptures in the National Museum, Copenhagen

By: S. Settar

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Denmark, The National Museum of Denmark: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010944

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 172 with numerous b/w plates. Rubbed and scratched cover. View more info

Sravana Belgola: An Illustrated Study

By: S. Settar

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Karnataka, India, Karnataka Tourism: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026874

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 72 with numerous b/w illustrations. Rubbed cover. View more info

Artibus Asiae: Institute of Fine Arts, New York University: The Brahmadeva Pillars: Vol. XXXIII, 1/2

By: S. Settar

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus-Asiae Publishers: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038749

Condition: Very Good


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Hampi: A Medieval Metropolis

By: S. Settar

Price: $40.00

Publisher: S. Settar:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039211

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 99 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Inviting Death: Historical Experiments on Sepulchral Hill

By: S. Settar

Price: $54.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Primus Books: 2016

Seller ID: 701522

ISBN: 9789380607429

Condition: New


One of the foremost communities to have paid serious attention to death are the Jainas of India. Indeed, their preoccupation with it has been so intense that without understanding their philosophy of death, it is almost impossible to make out their notion of life. While commending death, however, they caution against throwing away life in a cavalier manner. They emphatically oppose suicide-a death-recourse prompted by emotion (raga) and violence (himsa)-and condemn it as a spiritual crime, a cowardly act resorted to by the immature and the ignorant. Jainism recognizes fortyeight types of death... View more info

Pursuing Death: Philosophy and Practice of Voluntary Termination of Life

By: S. Settar

Price: $27.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

Seller ID: 116742

ISBN: 9789380607436

Condition: New


P ursuing Death widens the canvas of enquiry on the Jaina practices of voluntary termination of life, identified with terms such as Santara, Sallekhana, Samadhi, Sanyasana, Aradhana, Bhaktapratyakhyana, Panchapada, Prayopagamana, Ingini, etc. This volume undertakes an in-depth study of both the philosophy and the practice of death, as revealed in a wide variety of texts written in Prakrit, Sanskrit, Kannada as well as a vast body of historical records, dated between the third century BCE and nineteenth century CE. The book presents the theory and practice of voluntary termination of life in hi... View more info

Pangs of Partition: Volume I: The Parting of Ways

By: S. Settar and Indira Baptista Gupta (eds)

Price: $15.15

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021980

ISBN: 817304306X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 368 with maps. View more info

Pangs of Partition: Volume II: The Human Dimension

By: S. Settar and Indira Baptista Gupta (eds)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021981

ISBN: 8173043078

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 358. View more info

Indian Archaeology in Retrospect: Volume I: Prehistory. Archaeology of South Asia

By: S. Settar and Ravi Korisettar (eds)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021994

ISBN: 8173043191

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 507 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Indian Archaeology in Retrospect: Volume II: Protohistory. Archaeology of the Harappan Civilization

By: S. Settar and Ravi Korisettar (eds)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021995

ISBN: 8173043205

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 506 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Indian Archaeology in Retrospect: Volume III: Archaeology and Interactive Disciplines

By: S. Settar and Ravi Korisettar (eds)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021996

ISBN: 8173043213

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 523 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Indian Archaeology in Retrospect: Volume IV: Archaeology and Historiography. History, Theory and Method

By: S. Settar and Ravi Korisettar (eds)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Manohar in Association with Indian Council of Historical Research: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021997

ISBN: 8173043221

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 534 with numerous b/w illustrations and tables. View more info

The Indian Historical Review: Volume XXV: Number 1 (July 1998)

By: S. Settar et al (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025273

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 163. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

The Indian Historical Review: Volume XXV: Number 2 (January 1999)

By: S. Settar et al (ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025274

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 163. Slightly rubbed cover. View more info

Archaeological Survey of Mysore: Annual Reports: 1906-1909: A Study By S. Settar: Vol. II

By: S. Settar; Edited By R. Narasimhachar

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Dharwar, India, Department of History and Archaeology, Karnatak University: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039418

Condition: Very Good


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Archaeological Survey of Mysore: Annual Reports: 1910-1911: A Study By S. Settar: Vol. III

By: S. Settar; Edited By R. Narasimhachar

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Dharwar, India, Department of History and Archaeology, Karnatak University: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039419

Condition: Very Good


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Archaeological Survey of Mysore: Annual Reports: 1912: A Study By S. Settar: Vol. IV

By: S. Settar; Edited By R. Narasimhachar

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Dharwar, India, Department of History and Archaeology, Karnatak University: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039420

Condition: Very Good


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