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Shrijairashibhattvirachita Tattvopaplavsingh: Sampadan evam Hindi Anuvad Sahit

By: Kashinath Nyupane & Ambikadutt Sharma

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100541

ISBN: 8124608261

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 258. View more info

Raj Rewal: Innovative Architecture and Tradition

By: Kenneth Frampton, Peter Davey & Suha Ozkan

Price: $54.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Om Books International:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105069

ISBN: 9789382607571

Condition: New


A distinguished doyen of architecture from India, Raj Rewal has set global precedents with his urban narratives of design that have been integrally and richly steeped in their contextual inferences. The concerted juxtaposition of traditional concepts and contemporary syntax is reflective of his fascination for weaving expressions of heritage and history into a modern vocabulary, often revealing layer upon layer of intuitive interpretation and deep meaning. Effortlessly t... 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

Phulkari: From the Realm of Women's Creativity

By: Krishna Lal

Price: $28.55

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100109

ISBN: 8173054657

Condition: New


India has a great tradition of embroidery prevalent in each and every region; each of them different from the other. There are several embroidery styles, which have become popular nationally and internationally and have become synonymous to the region they come from. For example, Kashmir is known for amlikar work on shawls, Himachal Pradesh for Chamba rumal, Uttar Pradesh for chikan work, Gujarat for mochi work and Punjab for phulkari. Each one has its own characteristic... View more info

Moving Pictures: The Rickshaw Art of Bangladesh

By: Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt & David Williams (Authors)

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 111995

ISBN: 8188204706

Condition: New


Take a ride into the multicoloured world of Bangladeshi rickshaw art and get a glimpse into lives and work of the artists who embellish these vehicles with vibrantly colourful paintings.This book offers an account, as well as an informed interpretation, of the paintings done by local artists on cycle- and auto-rickshaws of urban Bangladesh, with a socio-cultural background of its artistic traditions. It examines various aspects relating to unique role that the decorated ... View more info

Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide

By: KW Publishers

Price: $6.70

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104423

ISBN: 8187966815

Condition: New


Contents 1.Introduction 2.Know natural hazards in your area 3.Basic rules for planning a hazard-resistant house 4.Constructing your house with load-bearing masonry walls 5.Building masonry with cement mortar: In Seismic Zone III and Wind Speed Zone II 6.Building masonry with cement mortar: In Seismic Zones IV & V, and Wind Speed Zones III & IV 7.Building masonry with mud mortar: In Seismic Zones III, IV & V, and Wind Speed Zones II, III & IV 8.Understanding and pur... View more info

An Outline of Cambodian Architecture

By: L. Kimlong

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan:

Seller ID: 103791

Condition: New


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A Study of Hindu Art and Architecture (With Special Reference to Terminology), (Art, Architecture Painting Grantha)

By: Lalit Kumar Sukla

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100819

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 370. View more info

A Study of the Apsarases in Ancient Sanskrit Literature and Art

By: Lily N. Joshi

Price: $54.30

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101246

ISBN: 8183151906

Condition: New


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Lands of the Thunder Bolt: Sikkim, Chumbi and Bhutan (Bharatiya Itihas Evam Puratattav Grantha)

By: Lord Ronaldshay

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101024

Condition: New


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Temple Potters of Puri

By: Louise Allison Cort & Purna Chandra Mishra (Authors)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 112005

ISBN: 818999509X

Condition: New


The first to describe in detail a community of potters working for the Jagannatha Temple in Puri, eastern India, Temple Potters of Puri explores the role of the temple servant and how it affects the potters’ understanding of their work and of themselves. As a pilgrimage centre of national importance, supported by the patronage of successive regional dynasties and by fervent popular belief, the Jagannatha Temple requires earthenware in great quantities for the creation ... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, Vol. I Part 3 (2 books) South India: Upper Dravidadesa Later Phase, A.D. 973-1326

By: M.A. Dhaky (Ed.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 1996

Seller ID: 101637

ISBN: 8186526005

Condition: New


The aim of the Encyclopaedia, sponsored by the American Institute of Indian Studies, is to survey and organise by style, with technical descriptions, the vast body of monuments constructed between c. AD 400 and 18th centuries in India to serve India`s symbolic and religious needs. Each volume is divided into Parts delineating different regions, stylistic evolutions or periods. Each part has two different sections (books) devoted to text and illustrations. This part, cove... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, Vol. II Part 3 (2 books) North India: Beginnings of Medieval Idiom A.D.900-1000

By: M.A. Dhaky (Ed.)

Price: $241.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 1998

Seller ID: 101638

ISBN: 8173042268

Condition: New


This part also in two binds surveys the tenth century temples (and associated structures) in different provinces of the north Indian megaterritory, built under the political aegis of the then ruling various provincial-principal and subordinate-dynasties. Among these, the more notable were the Cahamanas of Sakambhari and of Na??ula, and Sola?kis of A?ahillapa?aka in westem India; also, the Ka?acuris of Cedidesa olim ?ahaladesa, Candellas of Jejakabhukti, and Kacchapagha?a... View more info

Jaisalmer: Life and Culture of the Indian Desert

By: M.A. Konishi & Kodai Konishi

Price: $21.28

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100510

ISBN: 8124606595

Condition: New


This volume juxtaposes the history, culture, occupation and the lifestyle of people in the desert district of Jaisalmer of western Rajasthan, bordering Pakistan. Popularly called the “Golden City in Desert”, the city has much more to say beyond its popular fort and palaces. Jaisalmer was an old city of commercial magnitude for centuries till the onset of British rule in India. It was en route connecting the East and West in trade. It has now been transformed to a tou... View more info

Kalanjar Fort: History, Art and Architecture

By: M.C. Joshi

Price: $44.87

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 110839

ISBN: 8177023454

Condition: New


In the present book an effort has been made to capture all the structures inside the kalanjar fort along with history and art. The material for the book has been collected directly through the field survey and from many sources i.e. standard books, district Gazetteer of Banda and many other refrence books. The introduction gives a general meaning of fort and their classification through time and space. The second and third chapters deal with the natural deal with the nat... View more info

Cultural Heritage of Mumbai

By: M.K. Dhavalikar

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (The Prince of Wales Museum): 2016

Seller ID: 112282

ISBN: 8190832360

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 223 with 83 colour plates & maps. 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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Gates of the Lord: The Tradition of Krishna Paintings

By: Madhuvanti Ghose (Ed.)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102125

ISBN: 9789385360053

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 176. View more info

Priyanshudarpanah Mirror of Indic Wisdom

By: Maitreyee Bora

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101309

ISBN: 8177023160

Condition: New


The book entitled Priyanshudarpanah comprises articles dedicated to the hallowed memory of late Dr. Priyangshuprabal Upadhyaya. He was a Sanskrit scholar of repute and a man of wisdom, hailing from Dibrugarh, Assam. For about twenty years (1972 - 1994) he served the Department of Sanskrit, Gauhati University as a reputed teacher of DarÜanaÜŒstra. Priyanshudarpanah is made up of two parts. In the first part the reader will find articles and Prashastis written in memor... View more info

North Eastern Council: A story of sagacity and success

By: Manas Ranjan Mahapatra, Asomee Dutta Baruah & Manjit Kr. Sarma (Authors)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: India, North Eastern Council: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112430

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 180 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Harappan Studies: Recent Researches in South Asian Archaeology, Volume 1

By: Manmohan Kumar & Akinori Uesugi (Eds)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100003

ISBN: 8173055068

Condition: New


The nine decades of research in Harappan studies have seen a significant paradigm shift from the Punjab and Sindh of Pakistan to Gujarat, Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan of India. This series of publication entitled Harappan Studies aims at sharing updated information and knowledge on the Harappan Civilization, but it does not confine only to ‘the Mature Harappan period’ in a narrow sense. In order to understand the historical significance of the Harappan civilization,... View more info

Manu Parekh Banaras: Eternity Watches Time

By: Manu Parekh

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 111990

ISBN: 8188204935

Condition: New


Banaras is the religious captial of India. Situated on the Ganges, it contains more than 1500 temples and mosques. Almost all of the city’s five kilometres of river banks have been converted into ghats. Manu Parekh has executed a series of paintings inspired by the city. He made a conscious decision to concentrate on landscape in the series to give himself the opportunity to play out the dynamic of faith and fear that he identifies as uniquely Indian.In turn, this book... View more info

Govindadeva: A Dialogue in Stone

By: Margaret H. Case

Price: $41.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100193

ISBN: 8185503036

Condition: New


Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts al-Centre-for-the-Arts" Title="The-Indira-Gandhi-National-Centre-for-the-Arts">The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts -gandhi">Indira Gandhi tone temple of Govindadeva, built in the sixteenth century, stands on a hill in the midst of the holy city of Vrindaban. It is the largest temple ever built to have been designed as a single structure, and immediately impresses a visitor with the strength of its mass... View more info

Govindadeva: A Dialogue in Stone

By: Margaret H. Case

Price: $38.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Aryan Books International: 1996

Seller ID: 101662

ISBN: 8185503036

Condition: New


This volume incorporates the papers presented at a conference held in 1991. The study brings into focus the multi­ faceted and multi-layered personality of Vraja through the great temple known as Govindadeva of the Mughal period. It presents a detailed study of Govindadeva's design and iconography, richly illustrated with photographs and drawings. Other chapters discuss the history of its construction and desecration under Aurangzeb, and describe the temples built along... View more info

The Royal Temple Theater of Krishnattam

By: Martha Bush Ashton-Sikora, Robert P Sikora, A. Purushothaman & A. Harindranath (Authors)

Price: $33.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2016

Edition: Second Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 110939

ISBN: 8124608369

Condition: New


Krishnattam, a unique Sanskrit ritualistic dance-theater of Kerala, is one among India’s treasure trove of rare living artistic masterpieces. In time past, Krishnattam, based on the Sanskrit poem Krishnagiti by the Zamorin King Manaveda, thrived in the royal environment of the Kingdom of Calicut, receiving the adoration of small devoted audiences. But, with India’s independence, the Zamorin lost his kingdom, and as his wealth dissipated, Krishnattam teetered on the e... View more info

Early Chalukya Art at Mahakuta

By: Meena Mohite

Price: $49.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2012

Seller ID: 110392

ISBN: 9789350500255

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 191. View more info

Ajanta Painting Unidentified and Misinterpreted

By: Meena Talim

Price: $67.84

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Buddhist World Press/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2013

Seller ID: 110349

ISBN: 9789380852140

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 316. View more info

Art and Architecture of Himachal Pradesh

By: Mian Goverdhan Singh

Price: $69.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2012

Seller ID: 110278

ISBN: 9789350500156

Condition: New


Himachal, the Dev Bhumi as known to the ancients, lies in the heart of the Western Himalayas. It is a land of fascination and mystery and its centuries old culture rightly commands deep interest and respect. In itself the region may seem insignificant, thinly populated and located in one of the most interior regions of the Western Himalayas between the Indian Plains and Kashmir. Printed Pages: 305. View more info

Rock Art in the Old World

By: Michael Lorblanchet (Ed.)

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Aryan Books International: 2001

Seller ID: 101655

ISBN: 8185503001

Condition: New


This is the first publication in the Rock Art series of the IGNCA. It consists of selected papers from the World Congress of Rock Art held in Darwin in 1988. The papers presented in this volume are convincing proof of the importance of the study of rock art, both for archaeology as also ethnology and lifestyle studies. The vast spectrum shows that although there has been a history of research on rock art, as a young discipline it is exploring various avenues of growth. S... View more info

Rock Art in the Old World (IGNCA Rock Art Series-1)

By: Michel Lorblanchet (Ed.)

Price: $35.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100226

ISBN: 8185503001

Condition: New


Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts dira-gandhi">Indira Gandhi he Old World is an invaluable documentation of what is probably the first manifestation of the creative urge of man. It consists of selected papers from the World Congress of Rock Art held in Darwin in 1988. For the first time rock art of very broad geographical regions covering the continents of Africa, Asia and Europe have been dealt within one book. Little known traditions such as the panorama o... View more info

Architecture in Medieval India: Forms, Contexts, Histories

By: Monica Juneja (Ed.)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan/Permanent Black: 2008

Seller ID: 101968

ISBN: 8178242281

Condition: New


From the first half of the nineteenth century, the architectural history of medieval India has been the subject of diverse books, essays and miscellaneous writings. The present book pulls together the most significant of these writings, revealing the impressive array of historical ideas about India's past that has emerged through the study of its monuments. The writings reproduced here are located by the editor within the specific intellectual, political and socio-cultur... View more info

Rock Art of Andhra Pradesh: A New Synthesis

By: N. Chandramouli

Price: $42.70

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100119

ISBN: 8173054487

Condition: New


The present volume embodies comprehensive documentation classification and analysis of the rock art of Andhra Pradesh which is one of the important regional rock art zones of peninsular India. The rock art data is analysed from the thematic and stylistic perspective taking note of the features such as colour schemes superimpositions and state of preservation of the pictographs and petroglyphs. The entire corpus of rock art is classified both at the intra site and inter s... View more info

Origin of Brahmi Script: The Beginning of Alphabet in India (Art, Architecture Painting Grantha)

By: Naresh Prasad Rastogi

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100816

Condition: New


Earliest written records of India in the historical period, Asokan inscriptions hold the key to the story of writing in this country. These epigraphs have been written in Greek, Aramaic, Kharosthi, and Brahmi. Among these the Origins of the first three scripts are not disputed but the beginnings of Brahmi elude the grasp of historians. Majority of western scholars derive Brahmi's origin from one of these scripts-Hieratic, cuneiform, Phoenician, Aramaic and Kharosthi. A F... View more info

Sultans of Deccan India 1500-1700: Opulence and Fantasy

By: Navina Najat Haidar & Marika Sardar

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Manohar Publications: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102802

ISBN: 0300211104

Condition: New


In the 16th and 17th centuries, the Deccan plateau of south-central India was home to a series of important, highly cultured Muslim kingdoms and was a nexus of international trade. Invigorated by cultural connections to Iran, Turkey, East Africa, and Europe, Deccani art is celebrated for its unmistakable, otherworldly character: in painting, a poetic lyricism; in architecture, a somber grandeur; and in the decorative arts, lively creations in inlaid metalwork and dyed te... View more info

Lalitpur: Purattva, Sthapatya Evm Kala (in Hindi)

By: Nirmala Shukla

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101329

ISBN: 8177022547

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 256 with 65 Line Drawing & 117 Plates. View more info

Krishen Khanna: Images in My Time

By: Norbert Lynton

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 111987

ISBN: 8188204951

Condition: New


Krishen Khanna’s work is placed in its biographical, historical and social context through the examination of several of his paintings among which are Flagellation and a series of bandwallahs (musicians) in the 1970s. The book combines Krishen Khanna’s monograph with the discussion of the socio-political context which motivated a generation of Indian artists.Khanna’s style is discussed by Norbert Lynton—the artist dabbled in abstraction but returned to representa... View more info

Geographical Dictionary of Ancient and Mediaeval India

By: Nundo Lal Dey

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101311

ISBN: 8177022652

Condition: New


Ancient Geography is an essential adjunct to history, and the usefulness of a compendium of such geographical information for a full and just appreciation of the latter hardly needs any mention specially when time has mutilated or obscured the ancient names of places that usually sure in the historical narratives. Indian history, ancient or mediaeval, and the documents upon which it is principally based, are full of these names.This Dictionary have two Parts. The First P... View more info

Pustakon, Pandulipiyon tatha Kagazi Pralekhon ka Sanrakshan (in Hindi)

By: O.P. Agrawal & Mandana Barkeshali (Authors)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 2001

Seller ID: 112694

ISBN: 8175740981

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 261 with numerous plates. View more info

Bhiti Chitron ki Jaanch aur Sangrakshan (in Hindi)

By: O.P. Agrawal & Rashmi Pathak (Authors)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 2002

Seller ID: 112680

ISBN: 8175741228

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 247. View more info

Fascinating India: Land of Awe-inspiring Monuments and Natural Wonders

By: Om Books International

Price: $14.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Om Books International:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105091

ISBN: 8187108487

Condition: New


Explore the mystic land of India through the pages of this book, reflecting the varied hues of the country’s diverse culture and tradition. Topics like Arts and Crafts, Land of Spirituality, and Festivals and Fairs show how India has preserved its ancient traditions and heritage while absorbing new influences. The book captures the best sights of this magnificent country, extending from the snow-capped Himalayas in the north to the tropical greenery of Kerala in the so... View more info

Recent Trends in History and Archaeology in Vedic Perspective

By: Om Prakash Pandey & Shyam Sundar Nigam (Eds)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Nag Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103978

ISBN: 8170815754

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220. 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

Early Pandya Rock Cut Temples in Tamilnadu

By: P.D. Balaji

Price: $54.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104038

ISBN: 8183151922

Condition: New


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Raja Ravi Varma the Colossus of Paintings

By: P.H. Illath

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103812

ISBN: 818390064X

Condition: New


The name of Raja Ravi Varma is etched in the golden script in the chronicles and he attained perpetual position, because of his outstanding genius. He tried his level best to enrich and immortalize the perennial Indian culture and tradition, and also promoted the national integration through the magic, majestic and magnificent touch of brush. His contributions are never obliterated by the time. He pampered the colors and veered the course of art In short, he is the enigm... View more info

Architecture of Manasara (Translated from Original Sanskrit Text), 2 Vols

By: P.K. Acharya

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104025

ISBN: 8183151337

Condition: New


Architecture of Manasara is an English version of a Sanskrit text of that name edited, with critical notes, for the first time by the writer. Except one, all other manuscripts are fragmentary and none contains any commentary, drawings, diagrams or sketches. The buildings of the time, religious, military, or residential, do not appear to exist in their entirety for a ready reference. Owing to the defective nature of the text, which has been shown elsewhere, one can hardly... View more info

Understanding Indian Art

By: P.K. Ghosh (Ed.)

Price: $33.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100115

ISBN: 817305519X

Condition: New


The present volume generates a liaison between the past and present. It reveals a dignified unity in Indian art which regulates its future. An appraisal of the art of India since ancient times with a case study of S.P. Verma's innovations and experiments, is a novel introduction to an ingenious artist-a very controlled creative painter and one of the India's senior scholars of Mughal painting. The book illumines the values and concerns that shaped attitudes to creative... View more info

Heritage of India: Past and Present (Prof. R.K. Sharma Felication Volume), 2 Vols

By: P.K. Mishra & S.K. Sullerey (Eds)

Price: $110.15

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 1994

Seller ID: 101581

Condition: New


Heritage of India felicitates Prof R K Sharma. The contributors have in his honour tried to deal into as much as possible in the arenas ranging over Historical geography, History, Epigraphy, Numismatics, Architecture, Sculpture, Iconography & Paintings, Polity & Administrations, History and Thought literature and Historiography with the hope that it will leave an imprint on the minds of its readers and adds to their knowledge in a systematic and chronological order so as... View more info

The Cultural Heritage of the Trans-Himalaya (Kinnaur)

By: P.S. Negi Loktus

Price: $79.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100547

ISBN: 8124608113

Condition: New


The work is a study of the cultural heritage of the trans-Himalayan area of Himachal Pradesh, especially Kinnaur, that involves documentation of traditional institutions like temples, monasteries, Bon chos, artefacts, forts and old dialects of various ethnic groups. Relying on field studies, the volume throws light on the socio-economic and cultural life of the people of the region of Kinnaur including a study of their customs and architectural heritage. It discusses th... View more info

Tantra the Science and Natya the Art: The Two Faceted Reality

By: Padmaja Suresh

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101150

ISBN: 8170309417

Condition: New


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Ebrahim Alkazi: Directing Art

By: Parul Dave-Mukherji

Price: $109.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 111969

ISBN: 9789385360107

Condition: New


A doyen of India’s art and theatre scenes, Ebrahim Alkazi has been credited with garnering worldwide visibility for Indian art. Directing Art explores how his unique way of locating Indian art within a broader framework led to several formal engagements for artists such as MF Husain, FN Souza, SH Raza, Gieve Patel, and Anish Kapoor, among others. This volume brings together over 400 paintings, many of them exhibited at Art Heritage, and previously unpublished, thereby ... View more info