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Analysis of Kanjur (Second Edition)

By: A.Csoma De Koros & J.W. De Jong

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 101136

ISBN: 8170300398

Condition: New


Alexander Csoma de Koros studied the two great collections of Tibetan translations of Buddhist texts the Kanjur and the bstan-gyur. The great compilations of the Tibetan Sacred Books is styled as Kanjur or bKagyur. These books contains the doctrine of Shakya, the Buddha. The Kanjur collecetions comprises the seven great divisions. 1. Dul-va (Sans.-Vinaya), 2. Seaphyin (Sans.-Praj Maparamita), 3. Phal-chen (Sans.-Buddha vata sangha), 4. dKon-brtsegs (Sans.-Ratankuta), 5. mDo-sde (Sans.-Sutranta), 6. Myan-das (Sans.-Niravana), 7. r Gud (Sans.-Tantra). The present Book Analysis of Kanjur is divid... View more info

Harmsworth History of the World (Archaeology, History, Ancient Civilizations, World Religious, Man's Mastery of the Earth and Immortality of Soul, etc), 15 Vols

By: A.D. Innes, M.A. Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton (Eds)

Price: $960.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2013

Seller ID: 101528

ISBN: 9789381843062

Condition: New


Harmsworth History of the World is a monumental work, originally published in 15 volumes in London in 1914, with a wide scope covering details of events faced by the prehistoric and historic peoples from all over the world. The publication is written by the foremost historians of the times and illustrated with 8,000 pictures.The subjects covered include Man and the Universe, the Beginning of the Earth, Man’s Mastery of the Earth, Primitive Man, Wonders of the Ancient Civilization, Birth and Growth of Nations, Environment and Life of Nations, Birth and Growth of Jainism and Buddhism, Ri... View more info

Story of the Stupa

By: A.H. Longhurst

Price: $22.09

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102836

ISBN: 8120601602

Condition: New


This book traces and studies the evolution of the stupa as a religious symbol. It has 4 chapters that discuss 1. the umbrella as a symbol of religious sovereignty 2. the evolution of the stupa. 3. Kerala architecture and then 4. Himalayan architecture. The book has 42 illustrations. This book is a reprint of the 1936 edition.Printed Pages: 66 with 43 Plates. View more info

Bengal Inscriptions (c. 1500 A.D. to c. 1800 A.D.) 2 Vols

By: A.K. Bhattacharyya

Price: $198.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2011

Seller ID: 110290

ISBN: 8190565095

Condition: New


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The Early Voyagers of the East (The Rise in Maritime Trade of the Kalingas in Ancient India), 2 Vols

By: A.P. Patnaik

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101347

ISBN: 8177020692

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 749 with 34 Maps & 90 illustrations. View more info

Concept of Environment in Ancient Art and Architecture

By: A.P. Singh

Price: $22.20

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2003

Seller ID: 101561

Condition: New


The book contains a critical study of environmental elements depicted in ancient Indian art and architectural monuments. It shows a deep understanding of environment and wisdom of our ancestors.Printed Pages: 144. View more info

The Making of the Indian Landscape, 2 Vols

By: Aditi Chatterji

Price: $221.20

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100010

ISBN: 8173055092

Condition: New


The book is the outcome of over twenty years of research at Oxford and Kolkata, and encompasses a historical, social and cultural study of the development of the urban landscape of India from the era of the Indus Civilisation to contemporary postcolonial times. It tends to focus particularly on colonial and postcolonial urban development in India and consists of eighteen chapters, including an analysis of urbanisation down the ages, the multifaceted concepts of urban space in Indian cities, whether sacred, public, commercial or practical and the socio-economic and socio-cultural dimensions of ... View more info

Sculptural Art in Early Buddhist (Hinayana) Caves of Western Maharashtra (A Stylochrono Study)

By: Ajit Kumar

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104000

ISBN: 818315218X

Condition: New


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Rock Art: Recent Researches and New Perspectives (Festschrift to Yashodhar Mathpal), 2 Vols

By: Ajit Kumar (Ed.)

Price: $210.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103996

ISBN: 8183152635

Condition: New


This book is a Festschrift in honour of Dr. Yashodhar Mathpal. It Includes 44 articles of which 4 are from abroad and 40 articles are from different states in India. The articles are based on recent researchers and will immensely contribute to rock art studies.Full book is printed on Imported Art Paper with colored plates and presented in very graceful manner. This book is very useful for the students and researchers of Art, Archaeology and Architecture.Printed Pages: 550. View more info

Harappan Culture

By: Ajith Kumar

Price: $32.40

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101242

ISBN: 8183152015

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 308. View more info

Edison on Innovation: 102 Lessons in Creativity for Business and Beyond

By: Alan Axelrod

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104615

ISBN: 8126519576

Condition: New


Axelrod seeks to bring "the wizard of Menlo Park” down to earth so that anyone can develop good mental habits for generating new ideas, technologies, and creative breakthroughs. Using the "case studies" of actual Edison inventions such as the telegraph, typewriter, telephone, and photocopier, Axelrod draws out time-tested principles that can be applied by even the least creative among us. Lessons include: Failure is Fertile; Accumulate a Scrap Heap; Start Small, Scale Up; Do What You Can, Not What You Wish; and much, much more.Printed Pages: 256. View more info

The Mission of Art

By: Alex Grey (Author) & Ken Wilber (Frwd)

Price: $20.80

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shambhala Publication/TBI:

Seller ID: 111524

ISBN: 157062545X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272. View more info

Exploring the Past: Problems and Issues

By: Alok Tripathi (Ed.)

Price: $63.10

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102718

ISBN: 9789383221035

Condition: New


Exploring the Past is a collection of selected articles of Prof. S.C. Malik on various problems and issues in Indian archaeology. These articles cover a wide range of topics from exploration of prehistoric sites, excavation of Stone Age sites, life and time of Stone Age man, Pleistocene chronology, Harappan society, Socio-cultural and socio-economic history, archaeological researches in India to psychological transformation of man. The author has also dealt with some of the vital issues pertaining to archaeological researches in India — archaeology as a source of writing history, integrative... View more info

Temples of the Kalachuri Period

By: Amarendra Kumar Singh

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101366

ISBN: 8177020544

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 134 with 90 illustrations. View more info

Karma Dharma Moksha: The Art and Science of Living, Dying and Enlightenment (Gnosis: The Pathway to Self Mastery: 2)

By: Amit Jain

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100414

ISBN: 8124606757

Condition: New


Dr Amit Jain's simplistic writing, insightful perspective and enthusiasm make this book an excellent manual for anyone who wants to know the purpose of human life, about death and enlightenment. Dr Jain in his simple words explains the teachings of Venerable Master Samael Aun Weor. He beautifully reveals how by fulfilling the first three aims of human life, i.e. artha (money), kama (sex) and dharma (cosmic principles), without shunning sex and money, one can achieve the fourth and ultimate aim of human life — the self realization/moksha. You may read it for a better understanding of karma, d... View more info

Landscapes in India: Forms and Meanings

By: Amita Sinha

Price: $36.12

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2011

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102878

ISBN: 8120620518

Condition: New


This book is a doctoral thesis by the author, who is presently the Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She approaches the subject treating the Landscape of India as a living entity that has grown and evolved over the course of the millennia. The book is divided into 4 parts : introduction, natural archetypes, spatial archetypes, and archetypes. Contained in these 4 parts are chapters on, nature in the Ramayana, scared landscape of Braj; the Cosmic Tree in Buddhist landscapes, Kalika at Pavagarh; social and spatial order in villages; design in Va... View more info

Krsna in the Harivamsa (Vol. I: The Wonderful Plays of a Cosmic Child)

By: Andre Couture

Price: $24.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100543

ISBN: 8124608245

Condition: New


Written over a thirty-year period, the thirteen texts of this book — some of which have been updated, others translated from the original French — address various aspects of Krishna’s childhood in the Harivamsha. As a part of a continuous effort to better understand this oft-neglected complement to the Mahabharata, the present book demonstrates that these stories of Krishna’s childhood were carefully composed by brahmanas who knew fully well what they were doing. During the ten or so years he spends as a herder in the forest surrounding Mathura, Krishna prepares himself to kill the evi... View more info

Dharma Patanjala: A Saiva Scripture from Ancient Java (Studied in the Light of Related Old Javanese and Sanskrit Texts)

By: Andrea Acri

Price: $69.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aditya Prakashan: 2017

Seller ID: 111951

ISBN: c

Condition: New


The book presents a thoroughly revised edition, English translation, and study of the Dharma Patanjala, an Old Javanese-Sanskrit Saiva scripture transmitted through a single palm-leaf codex of West Javanese origin dating back to the 15th century AD. The cultural and doctrinal background of the text, as well as its codicological and philological aspects, are introduced in Part I. Part II presents an annotated diplomatic edition of the text with facsimile reproductions of the codex on facing pages, followed by a critical edition with English annotated translation. Part III is a systematic study ... View more info

The Greek Folk Costume

By: Angeliki Hatzimichali & Benaki Museum (Authors)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Greece, Melissa Publishing House:

Seller ID: 113617

Condition: Fine


The masterpieces of folk handicrafts, which through the aspiration of the simple artisan reach the heights of true artistic creation, are presented in this publication. The diversity of costumes from the various areas of Greece, the impressive decoration, the detailed embroidery and the dazzling colours represent the wealth of Greek tradition. This is an exhaustive, authoritative and comprehensive publication, lavishly illustrated with material from the unique collections of the Benaki Museum in Athens. The book also shows how costume covers the specific demands which are created by geographic... View more info

Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia: Essays in Honour of Dr. Devangana Desai, 2 vols

By: Anila Verghese & Anna L. Dallapiccola (Eds)

Price: $206.00

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

Seller ID: 118001

ISBN: 8173055335

Condition: New


These two volumes of papers by a galaxy of scholars are a tribute to the eminent art historian Dr. Devangana Desai, who has made an invaluable contribution in the field of Indian art, iconology and architecture. The thirty-seven thematic essays in Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia include many by senior and very illustrious scholars as well as some by younger researchers who are now making their mark. They are divided into five broad groups, in each the essays are arranged in a more or less chronological order. The first comprises four articles relating to Buddhist monuments and icons. ... View more info

Exploring the Garden of Delights: Essays in Bosch’s Paintings and the Medieval Mental Culture (Folklore Fellows Communications 251)

By: Anna Birgitta Rooth

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Helsinki, Finland, Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia (Academia Scientiarum Fennica)/Bookstore Tiedekirja: 1992

Seller ID: 113906

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 241. View more info

Kalamkari Temple Hangings

By: Anna L. Dallapiccola

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 111985

ISBN: 9789385360046

Condition: New


The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has the world’s most important collection of 19th-century temple hangings from South India. Commissioned by Hindu temples and monasteries (maths), and by individuals for religious use, the hangings were produced in the kalamkari style of hand drawing, mordant-dyeing and painting. Striking in artistry, and imposing in size, these temple hangings represent a complex technique that reached its highest expression in southern India.The majority of these pieces are from coastal Andhra Pradesh or Tamil Nadu, with one extraordinary Ramayana hanging from Sri L... View more info

Pariti: The Ceremonial Tiwanaku Pottery of an Island in Lake Titicaca

By: Antti Korpisaari & Pärssinen, Martti (Authors)

Price: $128.00

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2011

Seller ID: 114134

ISBN: 9514110811

Condition: New


In August 2004, a Finnish-Bolivian research team working on the island of Pariti in Lake Titicaca made one of the most significant discoveries in recent years of Bolivian archaeology. In two features dug and filled in by the Tiwanaku people around A.D. 1000, the team recovered the sherds of over 400 smashed ceramic vessels. This richly illustrated book gives the first full presentation of the archaeological work on Pariti and of the pottery and other materials the Finnish-Bolivian team recovered in Paritis two offering pits. Furthermore, this book presents in-depth analyses of number of specif... View more info

Celebrating Public Spaces of India

By: Archana Gupta & Anshuman Gupta (Authors)

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing:

Seller ID: 111657

ISBN: 9789385360084

Condition: New


Celebrating Public Spaces of India is an attempt at understanding architecture as a defining feature in the identity of the ‘public space’ and its influence on evolving modes of urbanism in India. Through a carefully curated list of more than fifty vibrant landmarks across the length and breadth of India, this volume analyses and highlights the socio-cultural-functional strength of public spaces within the urban fabric of cities.Featuring evocative photographs and drawings, this volume strives to understand the mechanics of these built and open structures, and their influences on urban cit... View more info

Sanghol Evam Mathura Ki Kala (in Hindi)

By: Archana Rani

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2007

Seller ID: 101553

ISBN: 8190598465

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 192. View more info

Kailashnatha Temples: The Realm of Immortals

By: Arputharani Sengupta

Price: $59.15

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2009

Seller ID: 101546

ISBN: 8173200882

Condition: New


This new cultural study by the learned authorlooks at the intersection of Hellenistic andEgyptian - Lycian art forms in the religious sphereof dynastic India that was ushered by Buddhist cult during the early Christian era. The Kailasanatha temple at Ellora (Deccan) and at Kanchipuram (Tamil Nadu) are both architectural marvels of the Dravidian style. The first one is rock-cut while the other is the earliest structural temple, both derived from Buddhist.Printed Pages: 300. View more info

Gwalior Durg: Sthapatya, Kala Evam Abhilekh (in Hindi)

By: Arvind Kumar Singh & Navneet Kumar Jain

Price: $77.10

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100107

ISBN: 8173054770

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 356 with 88 halftone illustrations. View more info

Heritage and Urban Renewal

By: Aryan Books International

Price: $32.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100113

ISBN: 817305469X

Condition: New


It is the ground reality today that there is immense pressure on urban land. Urban density is in fact increasing beyond manageable limits. Compounded by a burgeoning population, the greatest challenge confronting conservationists is how to protect urban heritage, the historic landmarks of the city and the graceful ambience, its green cover and water bodies. The present volume addresses various such issues on heritage and urban renewal. Printed Pages: 314 with 19 figures & maps & 83 halftone illustrations. View more info

Legacy of Indian Art: Continuity in Change

By: Ashvini Agrawal

Price: $78.10

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100117

ISBN: 8173054428

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 288 with 20 colours & 123 b/w illustrations. View more info

Evening Blossoms: The Temple Tradition of Sanjhi in Vrndavana

By: Asimakrishna Dasa

Price: $17.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts: 1996

Seller ID: 101663

ISBN: 9120716451

Condition: New


The temple tradition of Sañjhi in Vrndavana describes the transformation of a folk tradition. Sañjhi was originally a ritual worship undertaken by unmarried girls throughout northern India to obtain a suitable husband. It became a temple tradition in the seventeenth century when the devotional bhakti movement linked it to the games played by Radha and K???a as children in Vraja, the cowherd camp where God was pleased to reside as Sri Krsna a in the previous era. The devotional verses of the next two centuries describe these games and evoke Sañjhi as a ritual design made with forest flowers... View more info

Bhuj: Art, Architecture, History

By: Azhar Tyabji

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 111950

ISBN: 8188204536

Condition: New


When a horrifying earthquake in 2001 reduced large parts of the 16th-century city of Bhuj in western Gujarat, to rubble, there was little hope of reconstruction. This book, written five years after that fateful morning, narrates the city’s story of urban development over 450 tumultuous years, revisiting the work of potentates and commoners as they went about shaping its charming, if idiosyncratic outline.Illustrated with pictures and stories obtained from residents, museums, and local organisations in Bhuj, the book combines ethnography, a comment on the relationship between craft and city-b... View more info

Art of South India-Andhra Pradesh

By: B. Rajendra Prasad

Price: $19.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1980

Seller ID: 112737

ISBN: 8175740175

Condition: New


Andhra Pradesh has a rich legacy of art and architectural creations, dating from 2nd century B.C. Indeed Andhra Pradesh is a veritable museum of Buddhist art and architecture; Amaravati providing one of the finest expressions of Indian art. The temple architecture, the beginnings of which can be traced to 2nd century B.C. in Andhra attains maturity of form from A.D. 600, imbibing the stylistic features of Nagara tradition prevalent in the areas of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Orissa. The broad strands of this architectural and art development are recounted in this book. This intr... View more info

Historyicity of the Mahabharata: Evidence of Literature, Art & Archaeology

By: B.B. Lal

Price: $21.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100129

ISBN: 8173054584

Condition: New


To the faithful, everything mentioned in the Mahabharata is true to the very letter, whereas the skeptic holds that the epic is nothing more than a mere figment of imagination. How, then, can one ascertain the truth? It is here that archaeology comes to our rescue. In 1951-52, Professor B.B. Lal excavated the key-site of Hastinapura, situated on the bank of the Ganga, in Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh. Over here he encountered in the lower levels a settlement which was distinguished by a characteristic pottery called the Painted Grey Ware, assignable to circa 1100-800 BCE. This PGW Culture ... View more info

Vastu Science for 21st Century: To Enjoy the Gift of Nature

By: B.B. Puri

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2008

Seller ID: 102510

ISBN: 8178221071

Condition: New


Vastu Shastra is not merely an art but a definite science in itself. This book has made an excellent effort to establish this fact. The book attempts to highlight the principles of Vastu science and its application in designing of built enviroment to enhance the quality of life. This science is still relevant and effective in the modern life changing styles of Architecture with universal application of its principles. The author has tried to justify that Vastu principles are much in need in the 21st century in view of rapid advancements man is making in other fields without compensating on eco... View more info

I See No Stranger: Early Sikh Art and Devotion

By: B.N. Goswami & Carol Martin (Authors)

Price: $49.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 111979

ISBN: 8188204773

Condition: New


No one is a Hindu no one is a Muslim. With these radical words Guru Nanak (1469 1539) founded the Sikh religion calling for the recognition of one God by whatever name devotees chose to call him and the rejection of superstition avarice meaningless ritual and social oppression. In his embrace of all religions Guru Nanak envisioned a loving God that was outside the bounds of any one religion. He upheld the truth of equality among all beings and practiced the quiet heroics of holding up a mirror to foolishness. Meditation and devotion were identified as the work of the private domain and charity... View more info

Material Culture of Deccan

By: B.S. Rajendra Babu

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 1999

Seller ID: 101564

Condition: New


In the early centuries of the Christian era, there was an all round development in the country in socio-economic, cultural and religious spheres. well-knit trade routes and the introduction of coinage helped brisk trade and commerce. Major religions like Jainism and Buddhism were introduced during the period. In this book,an attempt has been made to study the life and culture of the Deccan with special reference to Andhra under the Satavahanas and the kshvakus on the basis of material remains. Printed Pages: 249. View more info

Art and Archaeology of South-East Asia: Recent Perspectives

By: Bachchan Kumar (Ed.)

Price: $28.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100158

ISBN: 8173054088

Condition: New


Art and Archaeology of South-East Asia is an outcome of two consecutive seminars organised by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi. It has eleven selected studies on South-East Asia by eminent scholars of the subject. Cultural contacts between India and South-East Asia began much before the appearance of Sanskrit inscriptions in the middle of the first millennium AD. This book contains a wealth of information on sculptural, architectural and monumental art forms of South-East Asia and its contemporaneous art forms in India. In its stride it explores the common narratives ... View more info

The Costume of Hindostan

By: Balt. Solvyns

Price: $92.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100124

ISBN: 8173054266

Condition: New


A collection of etchings portraying the natives of India in their costumes, occupation and cultural life ... it was the most ambitious publishing venture yet taken in India. For sometime, Solvyns had wandered with his sketchbook, drawing Indians in their occupational pursuits, their festivals and the rich diversity of their cultural lives. He drew their musical instruments, their boats, their carts, and their modes of smoking. With genuine curiosity and a keenly observant and sympathetic eye, Solvyns recorded an India few Europeans really saw. First published in 1804, this fine reprint edition... View more info

Shaiva Thought and Art of Kashmir: Cosmology and Cosmic Mainfestations

By: Bansi Lal Malla

Price: $52.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100105

ISBN: 8173055165

Condition: New


Indian thought-currents are deeply rooted in the theory and concept of rtam as the framework in which the process of creation, sustenance and dissolution operates. It views man and nature in a holistic perspective. Space, time, primal elements are the essentials as are the primary faculties of sense perceptions. The scholars have been investigating many dimensions of these fundamental concepts. The author in the present book has entered into an intensive holistic dialogue between and amongst disciplines ranging from art history, archaeology, anthropology, sociology, philosophy to astro-physics... View more info

Conservation of Rock Art

By: Bansi Lal Malla

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts/Aryan Books International: 1999

Seller ID: 101659

ISBN: 8173051496

Condition: New


This monograph is based on the papers presented in a seminar on the preservation and conservation of rock art held at IGNCA, New Delhi, in February 1996. Concentrating for the first time in India, the takes into account crucial matters related to conservation hazards, interventionist practices, conservation techniques, long-term planning for preservation of rock art and the cultural dimension of rock art. The book is of great help to specialists and public in general.Printed Pages: 94. View more info

Global Rock Art

By: Bansi Lal Malla & V.H. Sonawane (Eds)

Price: $65.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100122

ISBN: 8173054029

Condition: New


The vast corpus of rock art that occurs in most of the countries of the world serves as an almost universal expression and communication of human thought since the dawn of humanity. It is one of our greatest surviving art treasures. The intrinsic efficacy of rock art lies in its universality of appeal and to endure and sustain in a manner in which all can discern it. Until recent past the content of rock art has been much commented on as an indicator of the stage of development of the makers of the rock art. But now for quite some time the attempts are being made by many scholars to explore th... View more info

Rock Art Studies, 2 Vols (Vol. I: Concepts, Methodology, Context, Documentation and Conservation & Vol. II: Interpretation Through Multidisplinary Approaches)

By: Bansi Lal Malla (Ed.)

Price: $217.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100009

ISBN: 8173054932

Condition: New


Vol. I: Concept, Methodology, Context, Documentation and Conservation: Introduction/Bansi Lal Malla. 1. Structure of Art, Structure of Mind/Emmanuel Anati and Ariela Fradkin. 2. Rock Art: A Universal Creative Act/S.C. Malik. 3.The Concept of Style in Archaeology and Rock Art: A Case Study of the Rock Art of Peninsular India/N. Chandramouli. 4. A Mark in the Way: Schematic Rock Art and Communication Routes/Hipúlito Collado Giraldo and Jose Julio Garcia Arranz. 5. Prehistoric Kalimantan Rock Art as a Visual Study/Pindi Setiawan. 6. Constructed Landscape in Rock Art: Selection of Visual Space, A... View more info

Conservation of Rock Art (IGNCA Rock Art Series-5)

By: Bansi Lal Malla (Ed.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100230

ISBN: 8173051496

Condition: New


The present publication brought out under the IGNCA's rock art series contains the papers presented during the seminar by the participants who are well known experts on the rock art in India. Preceeded by an introduction giving the background of rock art studies in IGNCA, it includes articles on conservation, preservation and maintenance of rock art sites, conservation techniques and long term planning, analysis of pigments of painted caverns and their preservation, management of two foremost rock art sites in India, and requirements for conserving and managing rock art remains and cultural di... View more info

Rock Art of India: Suitable Dating Techniques

By: Bansi Lal Malla (Ed.)

Price: $53.40

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110955

ISBN: 8124608512

Condition: New


1. Introduction/Bansi Lal Malla. 2. Relativity of the Absolute: Dating Indian Rock Art/N. Chandramouli. 3. Recent Advances in Dating Rock Art of Prehistoric Southern India/Ravi Korisettar. 4. Suitable Method for Dating Indian Rock Art: Picture Analysis and Their Distribution/A. Sundara. 5. Principles of a New Proposed Pigment Trace Element Method for Dating Indian Rock Art/Somnath Chakraverty. 6. Dating of Artistic Depictions in Rock Shelters: Some Issues/R.C. Agrawal. 7. Relative and Absolute Dating of Indian Rock Art: With Reference to the Recent Findings in Central India/Kantikumar A. Pawar... View more info

Neolithic and Post-Neolithic Cultures of Odisha

By: Basanta Kumar Mohanta

Price: $88.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101299

ISBN: 8177023217

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236 with 70 illustrations. View more info

Survey of Indian Metal Sculpture

By: Bimal Bandyopadhyay

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1987

Seller ID: 112696

ISBN: 8185067031

Condition: New


In Chapter I, the beginning and development of sculptural art in metal has been studied. A study of iconography has been made in Chapter II. in Chapter III, an elaborate discussion has been made in regard to the casting methods quoting original sources. Printed Pages: 259 with 92 plates. View more info

Guild Organization in Northern India

By: Bina Jain

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101349

ISBN: 8185268142

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Printed Pages: 316. View more info

Religious Art and Architecture of North-East India

By: Braja Kishor Padhi

Price: $39.20

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2009

Seller ID: 101545

ISBN: 8173200912

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The book Deals with religion, art, architecture of various religious places belonging to Jainism, Buddhism, Hindu temples of Vaishnavism, Saivism, Shaktism, Charches Mosques etc. It contains seven chapters. This work is indispensable to scholars student,tourists and members of the general public interested in knowing about its precious religious art & architectural heritage.Printed Pages: 304. View more info

Chronological Identity in Indian Art

By: Brija Kishor Paddhi

Price: $58.80

Publisher: Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2010

Seller ID: 101539

ISBN: 8173201048

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 348. View more info

Nalanda Sculptures: Their Bearing on Indonesian Sculptures

By: C.C. Mullick

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101363

ISBN: 818526810X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 200. View more info