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Cultural Aspects of the Life

By: Kamal Shankar Srivastava

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 101519

ISBN: 8173201536

Condition: New


The present work entitled, “cultural aspects of the life” is an attempt to trace an account of the life after death, which is still a matter of unknown reality. The great conqueror of Greece, Alexander also influenced to expand his message to the whole world, that everyone had to depart empty handed. The adoption of the motifs described in present monograph is traced, with the dynamic reality of nature and divine aspects of the death, which is free from tyranny of senses and languages, apart from the concept of heaven, where there is no fear. In this present work, an effort has been made b... View more info

Madhuray Bhakti

By: Kamalnayan Shukl

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

Seller ID: 1201015

ISBN: 8187418370

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Cultural History of Northern India (Prior to Medieval Period)

By: Kamla Chauhan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101346

ISBN: 8185268061

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 296. View more info

Nyay Darshan me Praman Vichar

By: Kamla Sharma

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

Seller ID: 1200965

ISBN: 8187418907

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Gender: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

By: Kanwar Sonali & Jolly Wadhwa

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 105941

ISBN: 8121207290

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272. View more info

Mutual Regards: An Anthology Of Indo-Irish Writings

By: Kapil Kapoor (Ed.)

Price: $72.50

Publisher: New Delhi, D.K. Printworld: 2018

Seller ID: 1201544

ISBN: 8124608989

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 712 View more info

Role Of Culture In Development

By: Kapila Vatsyayan

Price: $24.87

Publisher: New Delhi, D.K. Printworld: 2018

Seller ID: 1201536

ISBN: 8124609055

Condition: New


. Towards a Cultural Policy 2. Some Underlying Concepts of the Indian Cultural Heritage 3. Cultural Configuration 4. Cultural Development : A Profile 5. Cultural Dimensions of Tourism 6. Cultural Goals of New Educational Policy 7. Cultural Osmosis between India and Indonesia 8. Cultural Patterns of Asia 9. Culture and Development 10. Culture : The Crafting of Institutions 11. Institutionalizing Culture: Contemporary Issues of Administrative Systems 12. Jottings on Indian Culture 13. Lenin and His Role in Making Culture Available to the Masses 14. Perspectives on Cultural Relations be... View more info

Culture, Conflict and the Military in Colonial South Asia

By: Kaushik Roy & Gavin Rand (Authors)

Price: $29.15

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201096

ISBN: 1138106887

Condition: New


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Vaidika sahitya aura Samskrti (2Vols)

By: Kiran Kumari

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

Seller ID: 1200940

ISBN: 8187418265

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 956 View more info

Intangible Cultural Heritage of Assam

By: Kishore K. Basa & Birinchi K. Medhi

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101359

ISBN: 8177021796

Condition: New


Printed Pages:328. View more info

Identity and Identification in India: Defining the Disadvantaged

By: Laura Dudley Jenkins

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201929

ISBN: 1138226106

Condition: New


Description Can a state empower its citizens by classifying them? Or do reservation policies reinforce the very categories they are meant to eradicate? Indian reservation policies on government jobs, legislative seats and university admissions for disadvantaged groups, like affirmative action policies elsewhere, are based on the premise that recognizing group distinctions in society is necessary to subvert these distinctions. Yet the official identification of eligible groups has unintended side-effects on identity politics. Bridging theories which emphasize the fluidity of identities and thos... View more info

Modern Practices in North East India: History, Culture, Representation

By: Lipokmar Dzuvichu & Manjeet Baruah (Eds)

Price: $28.90

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers &Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201218

ISBN: 1138106917

Condition: New


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Nispanna-Yogavali: Sanskrit and Tibetan Texts with English Translation (Satapitaka Series: 647)

By: Lokesh Chandra & Nirmala Sharma

Price: $76.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100011

ISBN: 8177421425

Condition: New


The Nispannayogavali (NSP) has been a major source for the identification and symbolism of the mandalas for the last sixty years. It was written by Abhayakaragupta who headed the great Vikramasila monastery. Born as the son of the King of Singala, he was ordained in the Sarvastivada tradition, and studied the Tantras at Nalanda and Vikramasila. Vajrayogini appeared to him and said: write an extensive ritual of mandalas. He authored a trilogy of texts on the mandalas. Among them the NSP elaborates the emanation (utpanna-krama) of the deities of 26 mandalas, details their attributes, mantras and... View more info

Society and Culture of Southeast Asia: Continuities and Changes (Satapitaka Series: 395)

By: Lokesh Chandra (Ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100027

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 406 with 26 plates, 3 illustrations, 6 maps & 1 folded. View more info

Amazing Arunachal Pradesh: Land, People, Culture

By: M.C. Behera & K.K. Misra

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100131

ISBN: 8173054495

Condition: New


The present volume is a comprehensive illustrated survey of land and people of tribal dominated Arunachal Pradesh which attained statehood in 1987. The relationship of the land and people of Arunachal Pradesh with the Indian civilization has a very long past. This is evident from various myths and legends, Buranjis-the Ahom Chronicle, and from archaeological sites. The records of Hiuen Tsang mention the hill people of this region he had encountered during his travel to India in the early part of the seventh century. Muhammad Kasim in the days of Aurangzeb has also mentioned the Daflas (the pr... View more info

Environment and Culture: A Historical Perspective (Research Unit Series)

By: M.K. Dhavalikar

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pune, India, Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103091

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 333. View more info

Fundamentals of Indian Culture

By: M.N. Singh

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101348

ISBN: 8177022261

Condition: New


Prnted Pages: 228 with 25 illustrations. View more info

Historical and Cultural Gleanings of Sandesakavya of Kerala

By: M.T. Muraleedharan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101255

ISBN: 818315171X

Condition: New


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Historical and Cultural Gleanings of Sandesakavya in Kerala

By: M.T. Muraleedharan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104045

ISBN: 818315171X

Condition: New


Sandesakavyas occupy an eminent place among the lyrics in Sanskrit literature. Maghasandesa the first and foremost among them-composed by Kalidasa was received with such enthusiasm that attempts were made to imitate it all over India. The present monograph is divided into seven chapter. In the contribution of Keralite in Sanskrit poets to this branch of lyrical literature in Sanskrit is attempted. The second chapter sheds light on the geographical factors. Geographical various aspects of political history as revealed in these lyrical compositions. Social bearing and cultural feature and fifth ... View more info

Nimbarka Philosophical Tradition (Vedanta Grantha)

By: Madan Mohan Agrawal

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101003

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 77. View more info

Feminisms: A Reader

By: Maggie Humm

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors:

Seller ID: 1201147

ISBN: 1138695688

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 420 View more info

Natyasastra: Khand-1 (Kavyalachad Khand), (in Hindi)

By: Mahamahopadhya Aacharya Rewaprasad Dwivedi (Ed.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100189

ISBN: 8173052905

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 982. View more info

Sanchi Sculptures: An Aesthetic and Cultural Study

By: Manjushree Rao

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Vidyanidhi Prakashan/Chaukhamba Prakashan: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101080

Condition: New


This Book is a valuable contribution to the list of limited analytical treatises available on the famous Buddhist monuments of Sanchi. These well preserved monuments are highly purposeful and comprehensive in nature as these display each and every phase of the human life and activity and thereby giving us the glimpses o rich bygone culture. The author, being aware of these complexities, has approached the subject with great cautions and care. It is written with a roving aesthetic eye which estimates, evaluates and appreciates various aspects of the glory, splendour and art of the monuments and... View more info

Head and Heart: Valour and Self-Sacrifice in the Art of India

By: Mary Storm

Price: $64.70

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201111

ISBN: 1138500364

Condition: New


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Essays on Philosophy and Culture

By: Meera Chakravorty

Price: $4.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104040

ISBN: 8183151116

Condition: New


The essays in this collection are subject to the pressing concerns of time when they were invoked. Indeed, they are not to revive some perfect answers to unsettling questions. Generally they have addressed practical issues of concern exploring the study of the evolution of ideas offered by scholars traditional and modern. The collection reflects on the committed, informed and thoughtful views regarding belief, institutions and practices from an interdisciplinary approach on a wide range of issues.Printed Pages: 116. View more info

Writings Across Genres: Indian Literature, Language and Culture

By: Mousumi Guha Banerjee

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Delta/Kaveri Book Service: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104166

ISBN: 819262448X

Condition: New


The question of ‘de-anglicizing’ English arises as a result of the many debates that have been there going on for some time related to English as a medium of literary and communicative expression. In an era of lively postcolonial debates, other world (excluding British) literatures in English are often debated on. In the midst of such deliberations, how can one afford to be a partisan of the ‘language debate’ any more, when the very notion of ‘language’ is now significantly transcending geographical and cultural considerations?This book deals with topics as varied as English as a l... View more info

Sanskritdramas Of Kulasekhara

By: N.P. Unni

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2018

Seller ID: 1200893

ISBN: 8183153283

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 256 View more info

Sathotar Hindi Natkon me Nari

By: Nagratna N. Rao

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

Seller ID: 1201032

ISBN: 8187418303

Condition: New


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Enterprise Culture in Neoliberal India: Studies in Youth, Class, Work and Media

By: Nandini Gooptu (Ed.)

Price: $26.10

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributos:

Seller ID: 1201950

ISBN: 1138653349

Condition: New


Table of Contents Introduction Nandini Gooptu Part 1: Discourses and Narratives of Enterprise Culture 1. ‘We are like this only’: Aspiration, ‘Jugaad’, and Love in Enterprise Culture Purnima Mankekar 2. Fantasies of Transformation: Education, Neoliberal Self-making and Bollywood Paromita Chakravarti 3. Creating Enterprising Subjects through Skill Development: The Network State, Network Enterprises and Youth Aspirations in India Divya Nambiar 4. New Spiritualism and the Micro-politics of Self-making in India’s Enterprise CultureNandini Gooptu Part 2: Embedding Enterprise Culture in So... View more info

Bundelkhand Ki Lokasanskriti Ka Itihas

By: Narmada Prasad Gupt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Radha Krishan Prakashan Ltd.: 1995

Seller ID: 101680

ISBN: 8171192246

Condition: New


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Kashmir Ki Shaiva Sanskriti mein Kul aur Kram-Mat

By: Navjeevan Rastogi

Price: $11.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100433

ISBN: 8124605777

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 215. View more info

Vedic and Indoeuropean Studies

By: Nicholas Kazanas

Price: $37.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100014

ISBN: 8177421379

Condition: New


Almost all the studies in this volume deal with subjects of Vedic and I(ndo-)E(uropean) provenance, i.e. relations of Vedic with Greek, Latin etc. and the fabricated Proto-Indo-European itself. Moreover, all the essays kick off from the RV (Rgveda). They move centripetally from the RV to the diverse areas of Anthropology, History, Linguistics, Philosophy, Poetry and Religion, examining one or other aspect from a new perspective and leading to new unexpected conclusions. When the evidences from Sanskrit and the RV are cosidered, the current theories about, for instance, the origin and developme... View more info

Bhartiya Lok Kala :Chhattisgarh Ke Sandarbh Me (Hindi)

By: Nilima Gupta

Price: $52.25

Publisher: New Delh, Swati Publications/Agam Kala Prakashan:

Seller ID: 1201383

ISBN: 8190598481

Condition: New


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Indian Horror Cinema: (En)gendering the Monstrous

By: Nimruji Jammulamadaka

Price: $29.20

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201074

ISBN: 1138106860

Condition: New


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Kaavad Tradition of Rajasthan: A Portable Pilgrimage

By: Nina Sabnani (Author) & B.N. Goswamy (Frwd)

Price: $59.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106529

ISBN: 9789383098323

Condition: New


The kaavad of Rajasthan is a portable shrine with multiple doors that fold into themselves. The Kaavadiya Bhat or the storyteller journeys with this brightly painted wooden box to the homes of his patrons, to recite their genealogies and regale them with the stories of the pantheon of deities painted on the shrine. While the object serves as an aide- mémoire for the storyteller, the keeper of its secrets, his tales are meant to reaffirm the lineage of his patrons and their exalted place in the community. It is a tradition that binds communities in common memory and mythology. Where did it com... View more info

Recent Researches in Archaeology, History and Culture (Festschrift to Prof K.V. Raman), 2 Vols

By: P. Chenna Reddy (Ed.)

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2010

Seller ID: 101540

Condition: New


This well-researched set in two volumes in honour of Prof K.V Raman has 80 papers on prehistory, protohistory, historical cultures, art, architecture, iconography, epigraphy and numismatics by several distinguished scholars edited by Prof. P. Chenna Reddy. This excellent publication provides the latestresults of research to scholars and students in India and abroad and presents a panoramic view of Indian archaeology, history and culture.Printed Pages:848. View more info

Classical and Contemporary Issues in Indian Studies: Essays in Honour of Trichur S. Rukmani

By: P. Pratap Kumar Jonathan Duquette (Ed.)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100398

ISBN: 8124606528

Condition: New


This book is a Festschrift volume in honour of Prof. Trichur S. Rukmani that reflects the plethora of issues which she studied in her scholastic life. It includes twenty-four essays by distinguished scholars on various classical and contemporary issues pertaining to Indian studies. While the volume discusses current research in the field of Yoga — Prof. Rukmani's primary research field — it also invites further reflection on other areas of Indian thought which have attracted her attention in the course of her long and fruitful academic career. The volume is divided thematically into six s... View more info

Historical Geography of Madhya Pradesh: From Early Records (Second Edition)

By: P.K. Bhattacharyya

Price: $9.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2010

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 102520

ISBN: 8120833945

Condition: New


Historical Geography of Madhya Pradesh presents some complicated problems which require a systematic study. Sri Bhattacharyya has not only utilised geographical materials contained in the epics, the Puranas and Buddhist and Jaina literature but has also judiciously used inscriptional evidences and the accounts left by travellers. He has further supplemented his information by co-ordinating with the present day topography of the land. Divided into seven chapters, in a systematic manner-the Historical Background, The Central Provinces and Madhya Pradesh, The Mountain System, The River System, Te... View more info

Comprehensive History and Culture of Orissa, 2 Vols (in 4 Parts)

By: P.K. Mishra & J.K. Samal

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104172

ISBN: 8174790128

Condition: New


This the first historical work of the combined intelligence of Orissa giving a complete and connected story of her culture and civilisation through the ages. Being encyclopaedic in scope, it is one of the most notable enterprises of its kind yet attempted. Designed in the model of Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan series on History and Culture of Indian People, these volumes represent the results of latest research on respective areas.Printed Pages: 1802. View more info

The Writings of Pamela Price: State, Politics, and Cultures in Modern South India (Honour, Authority, and Morality)

By: Pamela Price

Price: $15.98

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2013

Seller ID: 101939

ISBN: 8125051147

Condition: New


This volume brings together ten of Pamela Price’s essays that appeared between 1979 and 2010, presenting studies from different political domains and linguistic areas. They represent the author’s long involvement with political culture in south India. They focus on conceptions of honour, authority, and morality. Price examines both change and continuity in ideas, values and symbols in colonial and post colonial south Indian politics. She outlines evolution in cultural meanings of power and influence under imperial rule and later under electoral regimes, giving evidence of individual agenc... View more info

Affinities: India and Korea (Past and Present)

By: Pankaj Mittal, Daisy & Ravi Bhushan

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100334

ISBN: 8124606935

Condition: New


This volume is comprised of the proceedings of an international conference on “India–Korea Relations: Past and Present”, dealing with India's relationship with Korea since ce 48. While Buddhism was the amblical cord of Indian relationship with Korea in the first millennium, the end of Cold War has helped to scale up their relations to a new league. Complimenting their bilateral relationship are the “Look East Policy of India” and the “New Asia Initiative” of Korea. These economic giants of Asia have many things in common to share, give and take in the post-colonial era. The “ra... View more info

Teachers As Cultural Workers: Letters to Those Who Dare Teach, With New Commentary

By: Paulo Freire

Price: $19.87

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202325

ISBN: 0367086328

Condition: New


In Teachers as Cultural Workers, Freire speaks directly to teachers about the lessons learned from a lifetime of experience as an educator and social theorist. Freire's words challenge all who teach to reflect critically on the meaning of the act of teaching as well as the meaning of learning. He shows why a teacher's success depends on a permanent commitment to learning and training, as part of an ongoing appraisal of classroom practice. By opening themselves to recognition of the different roads students take in order to learn, teachers will become involved in a continual reconstruction of t... View more info

A Preface to Ezra Pound

By: Peter Wilson

Price: $26.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Routledge/ Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202006

ISBN: 1138695238

Condition: New


Table of Contents Introduction Part One. The Writer and his setting Chronological table 1. Biographical background 2. Literary, Cultural and Politcal background Part Two. 1. Critical Survey. 2. Personae 3. Imagism in Practice 4. Cathay 5. The Language of the Cantos 6. Aspects of the Cantos 7. Conclusion Part Three 1. Reference Section. 2. Brief Biographies 3. Gazetteer 4. Bibliography 5. Further Reading. Printed Pages: 268 View more info

Embodying Charisma: Modernity, Locality and the Performance of Emotion to Sufi Cults

By: Pnina Werbner & Helene Basu (Authors)

Price: $29.20

Publisher: New Delh, Routledge/Manohar Publishers&Distributors: 2018

Seller ID: 1201136

ISBN: 1138491926

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 243 View more info

Supratika: Prachin Bhartiya Kala Mai Pratika

By: PrabhaShankar Pandey

Price: $18.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2002

Seller ID: 102752

ISBN: 8185616752

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 344 with 7 b/w photos. View more info

Ladakh Ki Kala Evam Sanskriti

By: Premsingh Jeena

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Sarada Publishing House: 2000

Seller ID: 101668

ISBN: 8186616780

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 168. View more info

Ladakh Ki Kala Evem Sanskriti

By: Premsingh Jina

Price: $6.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2001

Seller ID: 102750

ISBN: 8185616787

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 168 with 27 colour illustrations. View more info

Burial Practices in Ancient India: A Study in the Eschatological Beliefs of Early Man as Revealed By Archaeological Sources

By: Purushottam Singh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prithvi Prakashan/Chaukhambha Publications: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100618

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 216 with 32 plates. View more info

Saiva rites of Expiation: A First Edition and Translation of Trilocanasiva's Twelfth-Century Prayascittasamuccaya (Collection Indologie: 127)

By: R. Sathyanarayanan (Ed. & Tr.)

Price: $47.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Institut Francais de Pondicherry/Aditya Prakashan: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100083

ISBN: 8184702035

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 652. View more info

Encyclopaedia of Natyasastra ( Natyashastra Vishwakosh (2 Vols)

By: Radhavallabh Tripathi

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corportaton:

Seller ID: 1200933

ISBN: 8183151604

Condition: New


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