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Temple Architecture and Imagery of South and Southeast Asia (Prasadanidhi: Papers Presented to Professor M.A. Dhaky)

By: Parul Pandya Dhar & Gerd J.R. Mevissen (Eds)

Price: $98.45

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2016

Seller ID: 110407

ISBN: 8173055505

Condition: New


"This volume is a tribute to Professor M.A. Dhaky's profound and influential scholarship by an international community of well-known scholars in the field of South and Southeast Asian temple art and architecture. The thirty-two essays that make this book unfold many layers of the temples' imagery, taking a broad view and traversing religious, cultural, and temporal boundaries. While a majority of these are rooted in India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tibet, Nepal, Cambodi... View more info

Indian Life and Landscape by Western Artists: Paintings and Drawings from the Victoria and Albert Museum, 17th to the Early 20th Century

By: Pauline Rohatgi, Graham Parlett, Shirley Imray & Pheroza Godrej (Authors)

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, V&A and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (The Prince of Wales Museum): 2008

Seller ID: 112280

ISBN: 8190102095

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 368 with numerous illustrations. View more info

An ABC of Indian Culture: A Personal Padayatra of Half a Century into India

By: Peggy Holroyde

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 111948

ISBN: 818820417X

Condition: New


This book is an authentic interpretation of over 400 Indian concepts and practices derived from a personal exploration of India, over a period of 50 years.'Padayatra' is a journey on foot and each selected concept and practice is treated as a stepping-stone in a journey to understanding what India is all about.The book is a sensitive and sophisticated introduction to India for an intelligent and serious readership, and will also be invaluable as a reference text for libr... View more info

Stupa and Its Technology: A Tibeto Buddhist Perspective

By: Pema Dorjee

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/MLBD: 2001

Seller ID: 101636

ISBN: 8120813014

Condition: New


Among all the religious monuments of the world, the stupa has the longest uninterrupted historical development. Though modelled after the Indian prototype, the stupa architecture was developed in all the countries where Buddhism had flourished. Over time, the structural shape of the stupa underwent significant modifications in India and in other Asian Buddhist countries.The present study shows how Tibet became a treasure house of Buddhist culture highlighting important t... View more info

Tanjavur Brahahisvara: An Architectural Study

By: Pierre Pichard

Price: $24.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100176

ISBN: 8185503044

Condition: New


The Brhadisvara temple also known as the Rajarajesvara temple built by Raja Raja I in 1010 A.D. has been acclaimed as the finest achievement of Chola art. The perfection of its architectural plan, its impeccable balance, the sculptural reliefs and murals and the bronzes have been commented upon by art historians. Some inscriptions have been studied as invaluable sources for evidence of the administrative machinery of the Cholas. Each of these facets emerge from an integr... View more info

Mughal Architecture of Delhi: A Study of Mosques and Tombs

By: Praduman K. Sharma

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 2000

Seller ID: 112691

ISBN: 8175740949

Condition: New


The book aims to shed light on Mughal dynasty's legacy in the form of Mosques and Tombs and their architectural as well as decorative elements. It also describes the aesthetics of Mughal architecture. Printed Pages: 213 with 50 figures & 69 colour plates. View more info

Continuing Traditions: Les Traditions Perpetuelles

By: Pranabranjan Ray & Surajit Sarkar (Authors)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 111964

ISBN: 9789385360022

Condition: New


The age of exploration was one in which a confident and wealthy Europe was ready to look at the world in different ways. By this time, the emerging European imagination could see the ‘world’ as an imagined or designative concept. Textiles brought the colours of the ‘other’ lands, and its mass printing and production brought a sense of fantasy and playfulness into European homes.Continuing Traditions follows the reflections on inter-relationships between textiles,... View more info

A Bouquet of Indian Heritage, Research and Management (Dr Agam Prasad Felicitation Volume), 2 Vols

By: Prashant Srivastava & Sanjaya Kumar Mahapatra (Eds)

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 101517

ISBN: 978-93-81843-15

Condition: New


Dr Agam Prasad is a renowned social worker and Managing Director of Agam Kala Prakashan, Delhi. He was born on 13.10.1949 in the family of Shri Swami Prasad, a renowned advocate. After obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Rajasthan, he did his Master’s in Political Science from Meerut University. He wrote his PhD dissertation in History under the guidance of Prof Agam Prasad Mathur, the renowned historian and former Vice-chancellor of Agra Un... View more info

Architecture of Manasara: Illustrations of Architectural and Sculptural Objects, 3 Vols

By: Prassana Kumar Acharya

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101257

ISBN: 8183151531

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1104. View more info

Imperial Gupta Epigraphs

By: Prithvi K. Agrawala

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indica Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101296

Condition: New


The present work forms the tenth volume of an ambitious project of publishing all the important ancient Indian epigraphical records in twenty volumes, each containing carefully deciphered and critically edited text, with useful notes and full illustrations.The author has spared no pains in preparing this volume of great historical and epigraphical value. In each case, the preserved Sanskrit text of the inscription has been carefully examined and given as incorporating th... View more info

Ancient Indian Mother Goddess Votive Discs

By: Prithvi K. Agrawala

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indica Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101298

Condition: New


The language of symbolism which these cult objects speak is made available through comparable evidence and the later tradition enshrined in the texts or visual representations. Nothing seems to be purely decorative in these cult objects nor were these simply playful imaginations of the artists who created them.The supporting explanations are similarly educative, interesting as they are. This exercise would give new directions to the future students and scholars as it wou... View more info

Imperial Gupta Epigraphs

By: Prithvi K. Agrawala (Ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Varanasi, India, Prithvi Prakashan/Chaukhambha Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100973

Condition: New


The present work forms the tenth volume of an ambitious project of publishing all the important ancient Indian epigraphical records in twenty volumes, each containing carefully deciphered and critically edited text, with useful notes and full illustrations. The Author has spared no pains in preparing this volume of great historical and epigraphical value. In each case, the preserved Sanskrit text of the inscription has been carefully examined and given as incorporating t... View more info

Baroda: A Cosmopolitan Provenance in Transition

By: Priya Maholay-Jaradi (Ed.)

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, The Marg Foundation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102281

ISBN: 9789383243082

Condition: New


This anthology frames the story of Baroda’s visual culture from the early 18th century to present times along the themes of provenance and cosmopolitanism. Baroda’s sphere of art production from the princely through to the contemporary firmly establishes it as a recognizable provenance. Simultaneously, a wide inclusion of local, regional and foreign ideas lends the provenance a cosmopolitan character: early artists, craftsmen and photographers engage with Sayajirao G... View more info

Temples of Gujarat

By: Priyabala Shah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Parimal Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103186

ISBN: 8171102263

Condition: New


"A temple is the most natural peace making ground where people of different backgrounds, castes, creeds, opinions and likings can smile together through the love of god." The main purpose to construct a temple was to install an idol of the deity in it and to worship him. The temple is not only an Architecture but it is also a religious institution. In course of time the temple did not remain only as a prayer hall or a religious institution, but it functioned also... View more info

Rasa in Aesthetics: An Application of Rasa Theory to Modern Western Literature

By: Priyadarshi Patnaik

Price: $13.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100352

ISBN: 8124607109

Condition: New


The Indian tradition of criticism is over two millennia old. And its rasa theory has, from the beginning, essentially influenced authors, connoisseurs and art critics alike. First expounded sometime between the 1st century bc and the fourth century AD in the eminent aesthetician, Bharata’s Natya Shastra, rasa theory deals with the ‘emotive content’ of a work of art -- how it is depicted, inferred and transmitted. Dr. Patnaik’s book is a unique effort that demonst... View more info

Art and Culture of Tamil Nadu

By: R. Nagaswami

Price: $66.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1980

Seller ID: 112679

ISBN: 8175740159

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236 with 58 plates. View more info

Mapping with Figures: The Evolving Art of K.S. Radhakrishnan

By: R. Sivakumar

Price: $34.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 111991

ISBN: 9789385360145

Condition: New


KS Radhakrishnan is an acclaimed contemporary sculptor whose sculptures are exclusively executed in the medium of bronze. His intervention in the revival of the figurative tradition in Indian sculptural parlance, with an emphasis on the body, has been acknowledged as a significant art historical milestone. Trained under modernists like Ramkinkar Baij and Sarbari Roy Choudhury, Radhakrishnan has developed an inimitable style which emphasises fluid, dynamic, extraordinary ... View more info

Sculpture Masterpieces from Assam

By: R.D. Choudhury

Price: $42.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100106

ISBN: 8173054754

Condition: New


This work attempts to present an outline of the development of sculptural art in Assam. The history of the sculptural art in Assam goes back to the ÝuÆga period as is proved by the recent discovery of a heavily ornamented but mutilated human terracotta figure, which by stylistic consideration can be placed in 200-100 bc. The next group of sculptures are dated in the Gupta period, which also includes a door-frame of a ruined temple, showing the figures of GaÆgŒ and Ya... View more info

Art Heritage of Assam

By: R.D. Choudhury

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100290

ISBN: 817305147X

Condition: New


The present volume presents a vivid picture of the art heritage of Assam. The book makes a detailed study of icons, sculptures, coins, inscriptions and architectural remains of the state. It provides an unparalleled source of insight into art and archaeology of Assam, containing a detailed account of archaeological and artistic data and incorporating the latest researches on the subject. Strikingly illustrated and meticulously researched, the book is based on the critica... View more info

Naga in Indian Iconography and Art

By: R.K. Sharma

Price: $187.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100004

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 398 with 472 halftone illustrations. View more info

Encyclopaedia of Art, Archaeology and Literature in Central India, 2 Vols

By: R.K. Sharma

Price: $79.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100212

ISBN: 8173051259

Condition: New


The work fulfils two objectives for which it was undertaken viz. i.) It ascertains the extent to which the available source material related to the history and culture of Central India has been utilised by the historians and the gaps that still remain to be filled up and ii.) It helps advanced students in getting to know the historical source material of Central India lying scattered in different parts of the region. "The present work which is the product of hard la... View more info

Recent Perspectives on Prehistoric Art in India and Allied Subjects

By: R.K. Sharma & K.K. Tripathi (Eds)

Price: $48.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100231

ISBN: 8173050708

Condition: New


The present volume constitutes the literary tributes from the friends and admirers of Dr. Shyam Kumar Pandey, whose contribution in the field of Indian rock-art studies ranging for over three decades are too well-known. His Wide Vision and depth in the subject born out of his extensive explorations conducted throughout India as well as rock-art sites in Europe and Australia has led him to postulate certain hypotheses which have contributed a lot in solving knotty problem... View more info

Krsna-Smrti: Studies in Indian Art and Archaeology

By: R.K. Sharma & R.C. Agrawal (Eds)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100218

ISBN: 8173050554

Condition: New


The volume contains fifty-two masterly essays covering Prehistory, Proto-history, Art, Architecture, Epigraphy,Numismatics etc. in commemoration of one of the greatest indologist of recent times, Prof. K.D. Bajpai. The unusual variety of the subjects and the notable richness of illustrations combine to make this a work of endless fascination. CONTENTS: The volume contains fifty-two masterly essays covering Prehistory, Proto-history, Art, Architecture, Epigraphy,Numismati... View more info

Minaksi-Sundaresvara: ‘Tiruvilaiyatar Puranam’ in Letters, Design and Art

By: R.K.K. Rajarajan & Jeyapriya Rajarajan

Price: $63.10

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2014

Seller ID: 102724

ISBN: 8192698327

Condition: New


The present book deals with the tiruvilaiyatal (Sanskrit lila) myths from the most ancient to the 18th century AD. It is the self-financed report of Dr R.K.K. Rajarajan and Dr Jeyapriya. The reflections of the theme in the art of the Pandya country is cogently traced and illustrated with 140 photographic illustrations. Two chapters deal with the artistic potentiality of theme in Maturai and Greater Maturai. The literary sources are summarized in two chapters. Few western... View more info

Outlines of Indian Arts: Architecture, Painting, Sculpture, Dance and Drama

By: R.N. Misra (Ed.)

Price: $55.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100101

ISBN: 8173054150

Condition: New


This volume is a collection of papers presented in a seminar that was held under the auspices of the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla. It endeavours to offer an integral vision of Indian arts in their autonomous and related domains and is designed to meet the requirement of having an authentic and popular sourcebook to enlighten average readers on different manifestations of Indian arts down the ages. It underscores that despite the vicissitudes of history, Ind... View more info

Bhartiya Kala Me Naag (in Hindi)

By: R.N. Srivastava

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan:

Seller ID: 101548

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 112. View more info

Institutional Finance and Rural Development

By: R.S. Negi

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101393

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 192. View more info

Experience Himachal on the Road

By: Raaja Bhasin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104625

ISBN: 9789382299493

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240. View more info

Madhya Bharat Ki Chitra Evam Murtikala (in Hindi)

By: Rajendra Prasad Rajan

Price: $36.75

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 101520

ISBN: 9789381843130

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 204. View more info

Valabhi Temples in North India

By: Rakesh Tewari

Price: $56.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100160

ISBN: 8173053952

Condition: New


"The main modes of North Indian temples include Latina, Phamsana, Shekhari and Valabhi types. They have been discussed in most of the works on Indian temples. However, separate studies on these forms have not been attempted so far. This monograph is a pioneering attempt in this regard. It is focussed only on the Valabhi mode of temples, which comprise ayatakara talachhanda yojana (rectangular ground plan), a doorway to one of its longer parsvas (side) and a semi-cyli... View more info

The Architecture of the Hindus

By: Ram Raz (Author) & B.M. Pande (Intro.)

Price: $19.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2016

Seller ID: 110412

ISBN: 8173055491

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 112 with 48 b/w illustrations. View more info

The Dancer on the Horse: Reflections on the Art of Iranna GR

By: Ranjit Hoskote

Price: $29.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 112008

ISBN: 8188204927

Condition: New


Iranna G.R.’s art is thought to be a stylistic challenge to postmodernism, using instead the representative, idealistic and modernist language of contemporary Indian painting. This book is a meditation on the life and work of the artist, emphasizing the spirituality of the artist’s work and the importance of his Guru. Frequently Iranna depicts a solitary figure in an unreal landscape, and this has been interpreted by the author as a self-portrait of one who feels est... View more info

Temple Architecture of Rajasthan

By: Ratanla Mishra

Price: $59.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2009

Seller ID: 110280

ISBN: 8176466778

Condition: New


The temple is the most significant and typical monument of Indian architecture. It sums up and represents the suitable values of Indian culture. The elaboration of the temple-structure followed the establishment of image-worship and the development of the rituals. It further developed into three distinct forms known as Nagara, Besara and Dravida which have their subtle variations in style and form. The art and culture of Rajasthan has a long and glorious tradition. The a... View more info

The Civilizations of the East: An Indepth Study of Asiatic Arts and Cultures from the Earliest Times to the Dawn of Modern Era, 4 Vols

By: Rene Grousset

Price: $215.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100271

ISBN: 8173050635

Condition: New


The Civilizations of the East is a stimulating and perceptive survey of Oriental civilizations and traces their evolution from the earliest times to the dawn of modern era. The Book provides an unparalleled source of Insight into Asiatic arts and cultures. It is a study of eastern ideals and schools of art and contains a detailed account of archaeological and artistic data of the continent. The book also provides a guiding thread among the various styles and periods and ... View more info

Visible Heritage: Essays on the Art and Architecture of Greater Ladakh

By: Rob Linrothe & Heinrich Poll (Eds)

Price: $82.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2016

Seller ID: 109474

ISBN: 8192450279

Condition: New


(16th Conference of the International Association for Ladakh Studies Heidelberg 17-20 April, 2013) Content: 1. Alchi Tsatsapuri: Notes on the History of an Early Monument by Andre Alexander; 2. Lost and Gone Forever: Notes on the Demolition of the 23 Red Temple of Hunder by Noor Jahan Chunka And Gerald Kozicz; 3. Fortifications of Ladakh: A Brief Chrono-Typology by Quentin Devers; 4. The Munshi House in Leh: A Building History by John Harrison; 5. Castles and Defensive A... View more info

Rajput Arms and Armour: The Rathores and Their Armoury at Jodhpur Fort, 2 vols

By: Robert Elgood

Price: $282.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115730

ISBN: 9789385285707

Condition: New


Vol. I: Some years ago the study of arms and armour of the subcontinent reached a plateau where enough was known to allow curators and collectors a veneer of authority when writing and speaking about the topic. This book shows how very thin that veneer was. For political and more recently commercial reasons the cultural history of the subcontinent has been largely expressed through the Mughal experience of India. Whilst it is true that the Muslim Mughals dominated India ... View more info

The Kailas at Ellora: A New View of a Misunderstood Masterwork

By: Roger Vogler & Peeyush Sekhsaria

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102124

ISBN: 193567742X

Condition: New


Here, for the first time, American architect Roger Vogler examines this great Hindu temple—carved downward from the top of a hillside in Maharashtra—from the perspective of his fellow architect: the unknown sthapati who actually designed it thirteen centuries ago. The Kailas’s magnificent sculptures and carved architectural details have all been extensively documented by many eminent scholars. The great volume of space that envelops them (which as every architect k... View more info

The Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya

By: Ryojun Sato

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102031

ISBN: 8120839439

Condition: New


The Mahabodhi Mahavihara which stands majestically identifying the spot of the Buddha's Enlightenment is not only an artistic edifice but is also a place of worship where people and practitioners have immense faith and belief and is also a cultural landmark which identifies itself with the message of the master with that of love and compassion, equanimity and sacrifice, unity and brotherhood. People, belivers,ractitioners and adherers all come at Bodh Gaya to offer their... View more info

Twin Mandalas of Vairocana in Japanese Iconography (Satapitaka Series: 635)

By: Ryujun Tajima, Lokesh Chandra & Nirmala Sharma

Price: $72.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100015

ISBN: 8177421166

Condition: New


A fundamental work for the philosophic and artistic understanding of the theory and graphic representation of the mandalas in general and especially in the Shingon tradition of Japan. Details the philosophy, patriarchs and sacred canon of Mantrayana, its ulterior development into two branches in Japan, the nature and different kinds of mandalas, as well as their classification and essential principles. The twin mandalas of Vairocana based on the Mahavairocana-sutra and t... View more info

Romanticism and Modernity: Conception of Arts, Society and Politics in the Modern World

By: S. Mazumdar, C. Wenner & Sharmistha Lahiri (Eds)

Price: $10.92

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100275

ISBN: 8173053286

Condition: New


Bringing together presentations of an International Conference, the volume analyses and interprets diverse literary works, artistic trends and philosophical perspectives that exemplify the ambivalent, often contradictory forms taken by the Romantic in different times and places, in different parts of Europe against the uneven trajectory of modernization, in the colonies against the backdrop of emerging nationalist movements, and in more recent times. The authors also att... View more info

Buddhist Architecture of Western India

By: S. Nagaraju

Price: $50.20

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 1981

Seller ID: 101589

Condition: New


This Book is a fascinating study of the splendid series of early rock-hewn Buddhist monuments of Western India. This book, deviating from the beaten track treatment of the subject, is original in conception and format and is possibly the only work which aims at an integrated study ofhistory, archaeology, epigraphy and art and architectural style-analysis, for a proper understanding of the story of rock-out monuments of Western India. The work also includes 7 tables, 5 ch... View more info

The Tanjavur Marathas: Art, Architecture and Culture

By: S. Suresh

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2015

Seller ID: 118004

ISBN: 8173055343

Condition: New


Between the seventeenth and the nineteenth century, the Marathas ruled from different parts of India. The history, art and architecture of the Marathas of northern, western and central India have been fairly well-documented. But the rule of the Marathas of Tanjavur in southernmost India has hitherto not attracted adequate academic attention. This volume presents the first-ever systematic, comprehensive and integrated collation of the different aspects of the art, archite... View more info

Terracottas of Northern India

By: S.C. Kala

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 1993

Seller ID: 101582

ISBN: 8173200106

Condition: New


Terracotta is an important medium of Indian art. Somehow very little attention has been paid to this subject. Many a scholars in the forties placed it under the category of ?folk art?.Things have now changed and three is effective awareness and recognition of the subject. Terracottas were massproduced and a vast number of these are lying with the Archaeological Survey of India, State museums and private collections. The material needs detailed documentation.Printed Pages... View more info

Essays on Indology, Polity and Administration (In Honour of Padmabhushan Shri R.K. Trivedi), 2 Vols

By: S.D. Trivedi (Ed.)

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 1989

Seller ID: 101587

Condition: New


The Volume contains 60 papers on varied aspects relating to indology, Polity and Administration. The contributors include the great Indologists. The academic contribution is divided in two parts. The first part covers the entire gamut of Archaeology, Epigraphy, Art, Iconography, religious and cultural studies. The papers contributed by learned scholars shed new light on some pertinent points for the first time. The second part incorporates the papers on ancient Indian ad... View more info

Art, Aesthetics and Philosophy: Reflections on Coomaraswamy

By: S.G. Kulkarni & Kavita Chauhan (Eds)

Price: $11.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100315

ISBN: 8124607648

Condition: New


The savants of the twentieth century have excavated the past to discerningly reveal the present. Swami Vivekananda, Rabindranath Tagore, Sri Aurobindo, Mahatma Gandhi and Ananda Coomaraswamy, among others, interpreted Indian aesthetics, civilization, culture and philosophy unearthing the Indian wisdom against the wrong interpretations and teachings of the Western colonial scholars. This volume, a collection of papers presented at a national seminar on the Philosophy of A... View more info

Encyclopaedia of Hindu Architecture (First Recomposed and Revised Edition)

By: S.Jain & Prasanna Kumar Acharya

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2004

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 104037

ISBN: 8187418893

Condition: New


This is a work of rare scholarship, comprising compilation of architectural expressions from the Sanskrit literature. The terms included in this Encyclopaedia are primarily those found in the Manasara. The number of terms approximate nearly three thousand of which about one fourth are new terms and the rest are classical in origin. The material comprises of some 50,000 pages of rare archaeological documents.Printed Pages: 798. View more info

Aesthetics: Approaches, Concepts and Problems

By: S.K. Saxena

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100349

ISBN: 8124605556

Condition: New


This work may well be expected to serve as an introduction to the study of aesthetics, suitable alike to the needs of our students and the general reader. A fair part of it deals with some of the more difficult concepts and problems one encounters in contemporary Western philosophical discourse on art. At the same time, the book is studded with illustrative references to contemporary aesthetic practice in India. This is true of almost every individual chapter; and the cl... View more info

Nature as Reflected in the Art and Architecture of Khajuraho: And Chandella Sites

By: S.K. Sullerey

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100157

ISBN: 8186787178

Condition: New


The Chandellas of Jejakabhukti (present Bundelkhand region of U.P. & M.P.) were great rulers, warriors and builders of their times. Their cultural achievements were more significant than their political achievements. They decorated their kingdom with forts, palaces, temples, tanks, lakes and gardens, which were mainly centered in the cities of Mahoba (U.P.)' Kalanjara (U.P.) and Ajaigarh (M.P.) and to lesser degree in towns of Dudhahi, Chandpur, Mandanpur and Deogarh, al... View more info

The Image of Brahma in India and Abroad, 2 Vols

By: S.L. Nagar

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Parimal Publications: 1994

Seller ID: 103177

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 1400. View more info

Tribes of Pachmarhi Biosphore Reserve and Their Indigenous Knowledge

By: S.N. Chaudhary & R.P. Singh

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101358

ISBN: 8177021249

Condition: New


Printed Pages:182 with 56 illustrations. View more info