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Song Birds of Southern India: Towards a New Paradigm of Song, Species and Genetics of Evolution

By: Namratha Mogaral

Price: $58.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111139

ISBN: 9789352220069

Condition: New


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Myanmar: A Political History

By: Nehginpao Kipgen

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Oxford University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 112285

ISBN: 0199466300

Condition: New


The book studies the different aspects of Myanmar political history: pre-independence to the first civilian government; the subsequent political transition from civilian government to military dictatorship, and the transition from authoritarian regime to a democratic government; and the importance of ethnic nationalities in the peace process.It looks at Myanmar's international relations: U.S.—Myanmar relations under President George Bush and President Barack Obama; examines Myanmar—China relations in three broad areas - politics, economy and military; India—Myanmar relations in the conte... View more info

Barpeta: The Seat of Xatriya Culture

By: Niranjan Ch. Pathak & Guptajit Pathak (Authors)

Price: $39.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Raj Publications: 2016

Seller ID: 110875

ISBN: 9789382281726

Condition: New


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Timeless Saree

By: Nishi Sinha

Price: $36.85

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107826

ISBN: 817017550X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 124. View more info

Folk Culture of Tibet

By: Norbu Chomphel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1993

Seller ID: 103628

ISBN: 8185102236

Condition: New


Folk Culture of Tibet is a general exposition of the miscellaneous Tibetan beliefs and superstitions. It includes chapters on Tibetan superstitions on the birth of a child, man and his clothes, foods and animals. From sections on the significance of the Language of Ravens to the Tibetan traditional method of interpreting dreams. Also included is a translation of Karma Chakme's rare text The Mirror of Omens. Above all, Folk Culture of Tibet brings to the readers a glimpse of the rich and innocent Tibetan culture that sees life through a Mirror of Omens, seeking meaning in the Language of Raven ... View more info

Folk Tales of Tibet

By: Norbu Chomphel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 103629

ISBN: 8185102260

Condition: New


Folk Tales occupy an important place in Tibetan literature and often enrich the genre with their flavour and originality. But folk tales have remained unwritten and unrecorded. As such these fascinating tales have remained stored in the memories and were transmitted orally from generation to generation. In the process, a folk tale undergoes numerous changes, both gaining and losing a lot of their flavour. They are delightful nevertheless and never cease to surprise us with their store of princesses and witches: Dogs and demons and frogs and mirgos intermingled in an innocently evil world of th... View more info

Journey Among the Tibetan Nomads: An Account of a Remote Civilization

By: Norbu Chomphel (Author) & Maria Simmons (Tr.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103630

ISBN: 8186470107

Condition: New


The book, Conceived and written at the time of the author's journeys among the nomad population of eastern Tibet in the 1950s, Journey Among the Tibetan Nomads is a precious mirror of the usages and customs of these people, which strikingly correspond with descriptions in the ancient Tibetan epic of Gesar popular justice, all aspects of the culture and daily life of the nomads are explored by an alert and curious traveller on his way through ancient, far-off lands.Printed Pages: 104. View more info

Methodologies of Interpreting the Ancient Past of South Asia: Studies in Material Culture

By: Nupur Dasgupta & Pranab Kumar Chattopadhyay (Eds)

Price: $82.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2016

Seller ID: 112023

ISBN: 9789383221073

Condition: New


The present volume embodies a collection of articles grouped into themes which are varied in their scope and orientation. The articles are categorized into four broad sections high-lighting on philosophical and methodological issues, specific contexts of India's prehistory to early history, material practices and technological heritage and ethnological links. A number of well-known scholars have contributed articles to make this a rich and informative volume which will enlighten readers about the present state of research in India. The contributors have explored different and specific context... View more info

Bhutan: The Dragon Kingdom of Prayer

By: Paulius Normantas

Price: $46.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books/TBI:

Seller ID: 113097

ISBN: Paulius Normant

Condition: New


The faraway country of Bhutan is also known as the Land of the Thunder Dragon. This small Himalayan Kingdom is, in the eyes of many, the embodiment of the last Shangri-La, a final refuge for the mystical wisdom of Buddhism and a paragon of spiritual happiness. The origin of the name of Bhutan is contentious even today. It might be that its name derives from the Sanskrit word bhu-uttan meaning high lands.The Bhutanese, however, call their country Druk Yul, The Land of the Thunder Dragon and themselves - drukpa. The national faith is a branch of the Tantric form of Mahayana Buddhism - Drukpa Kag... View more info

Prehistoric Culture of Madurai Region

By: Pon. Ganesan

Price: $49.10

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2014

Seller ID: 102725

ISBN: 8192698319

Condition: New


The archaeological studies of Tamil Nadu so far are primarily based on selective excavations carried out mainly in the prehistoric and early historic sites. No doubt, various scholars attempted in reconstructing the past with help of the data is quite admirable. They took all pain in assembling together all these data but faced difficulties in framing theories due to the inadequacy of the materials which the present volume meets these lacunas. The present book is in fact, the result of the author’s seven years of field observations made in the areas ruled by the Sangam Age chieftains mainly... View more info

Dynamics of Cultural and Heritage Tourism

By: Prabhashankar

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2015

Seller ID: 113265

ISBN: 8193029798

Condition: New


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The Guide To Home Decorating Indian Style

By: Priscilla Kohutek

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing/TBI:

Seller ID: 112862

ISBN: 1890206210

Condition: New


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Hindu Feast, Fast and Ceremonies

By: Pt. Natesa Sastri

Price: $9.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 102853

ISBN: 8120604024

Condition: New


A short and concise book about the main festivals in the Hindu calendar. The festivals and rites mentioned are those that are observed in Southern India and differ greatly with the observance I North India. 20 festivals are described, and the book ends with an interesting note on the 4th quarter in the cycle of time called the Kaliyug. This book is a reprint of the 1902 edition.Printed Pages: 1647. View more info

People of North East India: Bio-cultural Dimensions

By: R. Khongsdier & Sarthak Sengupta (Eds)

Price: $49.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kalpaz Publications/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd: 2017

Seller ID: 111532

ISBN: 9789351282389

Condition: New


This volume is a rich addition to the study of biological and cultural aspects of populations in North East India, which is part of India's unity in diversity in respect of ecology, ethnicity, language, and culture. The volume offers a collection of research articles that are directly or indirectly concerned with the ongoing bio-cultural transformations among different population groups in North East India, which are associated with a multitude of factors. Indeed the subject matter of change is very complex and it remains as the major issue of several disciplines in medical and social sciences... View more info

Cultural Heritage of India

By: R. Mishra

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2013

Seller ID: 113278

ISBN: 9789381284926

Condition: New


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Bharhut Sculpture

By: R.C. Sharma

Price: $8.52

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107961

ISBN: 8170173086

Condition: New


"The monograph introduces the remains of a legendary stupa of the Sunga period (2nd –1st century B.C.) which once stood near the village Bharhut in Madhya Pradesh . Since 1876 these precious antiquarian gems are the prized possession of the Indian Museum, Calcutta. The author in his capacity as Director of that Museum had the opportunity to study them afresh and reassess their cultural and artistic merits. The renowned scholar Dr. Mulk Raj Anand in his capacity as ‘Visitor’ to the Museum suggested to bring out a handy pictorial companion which could be useful to the visitors to the... View more info

Indian Art and Culture

By: R.K. Singh

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2013

Seller ID: 113318

ISBN: 9789381284957

Condition: New


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The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India, 4 vols

By: R.V. Russell & Rai Bahadur Hira Lal (Authors)

Price: $600.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2018

Seller ID: 117987

ISBN: 8173055726

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 2236 with 127 illustrations & 3 maps. View more info

India 24 Hours

By: Raghu Rai

Price: $46.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing/TBI:

Seller ID: 113017

ISBN: 8185822301

Condition: New


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Calcutta-Kolkata

By: Raghu Rai

Price: $91.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books/TBI:

Seller ID: 113088

ISBN: 8189497316

Condition: New


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Thirty Years of SAARC

By: Rajiv Kumar

Price: $13.05

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 111112

ISBN: 9789351508816

Condition: New


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The Purple Lotus and Other Stories

By: Ratna Rao Shekar

Price: $7.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 112013

ISBN: 8189995596

Condition: New


Thirteen stories that are vignettes of life: of men and women who love, dream, and more importantly, who move with the natural ebb of life. Can someone you met on a transatlantic flight be your soul mate? Why is it that two people fail to connect in any meaningful way despite their best intentions and efforts? How can a young boy come to terms with the fact that his dead father is never going to come back? What of the ailing man who can’t stop thinking of the young girl who was a part of his youthful fantasy? How does a conservatively brought-up Indian girl living in Manhattan deal with a li... View more info

Bhutan: Between Tradition and Modernism-Timeless Masterpiece

By: Robert Dompnier

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books/TBI:

Seller ID: 113100

ISBN: 8189497170

Condition: New


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Forever Ladakh: The Crown Jewel of India (A Guide to Ladakh in the Himalayas)

By: Roli Books

Price: $9.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2016

Seller ID: 110842

ISBN: 9789351941774

Condition: New


Forever Ladakh is the definitive guide for the new millennium. Based on countless interviews with locals and the latest in academic scholarship, this travel guide is a fun yet penetrating snapshot of today’s Ladakh. Here you will find crucial visitors’ information, as well as folklore, local histories and details on legendary sites, never before published. This is the result of immeasurable grassroots support in the Ladakhi community and is part of a greater effort to celebrate the diversity and treasures of the Himalayas. Despite Ladakh’s remote location in the high-altitude mountain de... View more info

Freedom and Beef Steaks: Colonial Calcutta Culture

By: Rosinka Chaudhuri

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2012

Seller ID: 101863

ISBN: 8125047646

Condition: New


Freedom and Beef Steaks explores path-breaking debates to do with the literary, with identity, and with cultural authenticity in nineteenth-century Calcutta--- debates arising from the flux of creative and critical work in that period. The seven essays collected in this book range across a diverse field of interests that have been, so far, under-researched. Crucial to our understanding of the making of modern Indian culture in a particular location, these are issues that uncover the complexity of the postcolonial field and further extend its scope. A humorous poem written by Henry Meredith Pa... View more info

India: Land of Celebration

By: Rupinder Khullar

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Om Books International:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105111

ISBN: 8187107278

Condition: New


India is aland of amazing complexity that continues to haunt and beckob travelers the world over. INDIA: Land of Celebration combines the extraordinary work of an adventurous photographer and inspired commentry from several emminent scholars and historian . The result is stunning cnvergence of world image bringing to light the contrasts between a modernizing society and an ancient culture grounded in spritual traditions. This elaborate and richly illustrated collection of more than 350 full-colour photographs offers a comprehensive survey of the wonders of India.Printed Pages: 248. View more info

Jaipur and The Best of Rajasthan

By: Rupinder Khullar

Price: $12.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, R.K. Publications/TBI:

Seller ID: 113001

ISBN: 9789380625393

Condition: New


Jaipur, the rich and radiant capital of Rajasthan, was the culmination of a dream envisaged by a visionary, Raja Jai Singh II. This glorious city which also means “city of victory” still mesmerizes the visitor with its cultural and historical tradition. Amber, the erstwhile capital of the Kachhwaha clan, may have lost its past glory but its magic and mystic still intrigue the visitors.Rajasthan, home of one of the oldest civilization of the world, resonates with tales of chivalry, honour, valour the splendor of its royalty, costumes, festivals, crafts and the golden sands.Reeta and Rupinde... View more info

The National Culture of India

By: S. Abid Husain

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust/Sangam Book Depot:

Seller ID: 108383

ISBN: 8123701462

Condition: New


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Folk Narratives, Rituals and Performances: An Intangible Cultural Heritage of Tamil Nadu

By: S. Simon John

Price: $35.40

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110938

ISBN: 8124608520

Condition: New


Introduction. 1. Children’s folklore. 2. Proverbs and human relations. 3. Material folk culture. 4. Performing folk arts. 5. Folk gods and goddesses. 6. Oral narratives. 7. Ritual practices. Appendix. Bibliography.Folk Narratives: Rituals and Performances reflects the world-view of the traditional societies and it is considered as an Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) of a particular community or society. This study investigates the culture, in a particular socio-cultural context, of the multifaceted Tamil society through numerous rituals, offerings, vows, customs, practices, belief systems,... View more info

Chrysanthemum Culture

By: S.C. Dey

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107889

ISBN: 8170174139

Condition: New


"The culture of chJysanthemum, as a hobby or for commercial purpose, provides an extensive field for pleasure and study. No other cultivated flower can be compared with chrysanthemum with regard to the delicacy of lasting beauties. The range of colour is so wide, variety of forms is so great and the multitude of novelties is rushing so fast that a sensible grower can well satisfy his thirst for beauty, longing for variation and craze for the new. View more info

Historical and Critical Studies in Atharvaveda

By: S.K. Bali (Ed.)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Nag Publishers: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103892

ISBN: 8170810310

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 452. View more info

Foreign Impact on Indian Life and Culture

By: S.N. Naskar

Price: $8.52

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107951

ISBN: 8170172985

Condition: New


The Mt. Kailash-Lake manasarovar region,in the west of Himalayas,is a wonderful place,especially for those fascinated by the stories and tales of gods and demons. Printed Pages: 272. View more info

A Hundred Customs and Traditions of Tibetan People

By: Sagong Wangdu (Author) & Tenzin Tsepak (Tr.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 2009

Seller ID: 103641

ISBN: 8186470964

Condition: New


A Hundred Customs and Traditions of Tibetan People puts together everyday beliefs, practices, observances, and mannerisms of living life enriched by thousands of years of spiritual consciousness. Though it is hard to condense the rich customs and traditions of Tibet into it. From ceremonial rites, auspicious days and symbols to everyday beliefs, Tibetan opera and various kinds of dance forms to the five schools of Tibetan Buddhism. The tradition of naming a newborn to marriage customs and finally to the funeral rites, The Author covers major aspect of Tibetan customs and traditions in a nutshe... View more info

Ladakh: Knowing the Unknown

By: Sangeeta Gupta

Price: $63.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Full Circle:

Seller ID: 109976

ISBN: 8176212717

Condition: New


In your light I learn how to love. In your beauty, how to make poems. You dance inside my chest where no one sees you, but sometimes I do, and that sight becomes this art. Sangeeta Gupta is a highly acclaimed poet, artist and film maker. She captures nature at its pristine best in some of the most inaccessible locations of the world. Sangeeta has travelled extensively and photographed the Ladakh region of the Himalayas to portray the silent elegance of the mountains in all their glory and grandeur. Her photographs capture the deep spirituality of this region with a unique insight into Ladakh... View more info

Musical Culture of the Munda Tribe

By: Sem Topno

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Seller ID: 112394

ISBN: 8180690245

Condition: New


One of the important areas of study in anthropology, so far neglected, is tribal music. This book on musical culture of the Munda tribe of Chhotanagpur plateau of middle eastern India is a step in this direction. Music is composed from real life situation and experiences of either sex of the individuals and depicts the total life as well as cultural history of the people of that period. How a Munda perceives, conceptualises and articulates his life experiences ideas and emotions and how he formulates philosophy of life out of his experiences, is a representative example of the pattern and proc... View more info

Cross-cutting South Asian Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach

By: Serena Bindi, Elena Mucciarelli & Tiziana Pontillo (Eds)

Price: $31.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110950

ISBN: 8124608695

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 458. View more info

Mastering the Lens: Before and After Cartier-Bresson in Pondicherry

By: Shilpi Goswami, Deepak Bharathan, Prof. Kittu Reddy & Jennifer Chowdhry (Authors)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2013

Seller ID: 111992

ISBN: 8189995731

Condition: New


For many centuries, artists had been travelling to Pondicherry to document its serene vistas—an amalgamation of Christian and local elements in architecture, as well as the urban sprawl. Antiquarian maps from the 18th and 19th centuries reveal an intricately Europeanised Indian town, featuring a shared use of motifs and style. The arrival of commercial photographers Bourne and Shepherd, or indeed the mysterious French photographer C. (possibly Charles) Moyne, brings forth an expansive city of citadels and churches, with broadening boulevards lined with trees. The visual material is further c... View more info

Great Monuments of India

By: Shobita Punja & Fredrik Arvidsson (Authors)

Price: $18.30

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Odyssey/TBI:

Seller ID: 113049

ISBN: 9622174124

Condition: New


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Eurasian Mythology in the Tibetan Epic of Ge-sar

By: Siegert Hummel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103626

ISBN: 8186470204

Condition: New


Ge-sar is the most extraordinary Tibetan legendary figure and remains, despite various unsuccessful attempts to tie him down into a Context of historical reality, a great Mythological character.The figure of Ge-sar (the name is modelled on the western Cacsar-Kaiser) has served as a repository of traditions that, through the corridor of the Eurasian steppe belt, REACH back into the world of Germanic and Greek legends and into Megalithic religious beliefs.The hero Ge-sar, sent down from heaven and returned thereto, has indicated in the course of his eventful journey on Earth how on the occasion ... View more info

Central India aur Malwa ke Sansmaran, Volume 1 (in Hindi)

By: Sir John Malcom

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2017

Seller ID: 117986

ISBN: 8173055831

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

For a Witch Cannot Cross Such a Threshold!: Building Concealment Traditions in Finland c. 1200-1950

By: Sonja Hukantaival

Price: $54.34

Publisher: Finland, Bookstore Tiedekirja: 2016

Seller ID: 114087

ISBN: 9526732987

Condition: New


Why people in the past hide animal bones and other objects in the structures of their buildings? For a Witch Cannot Cross Such a Threshold! discusses building concealment practices and the worldview where they were meaningful in the light of archaeological finds and folklore accounts. Moreover, the book introduces a means for studying historical folk religion as part of the archaeology of religion. Printed Pages: 396. View more info

Amma's Advice: Traditional Wisdom For Modern Times

By: Sri Mata Amritanandmayi Devi

Price: $67.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Konark Publication/D.K. Publishers Distributors: 2012

Seller ID: 117843

ISBN: 812200797X

Condition: New


Through her extraordinary acts of love and self sacrifice, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, or ?Amma? [Mother], as she is more commonly known, has endeared herself to millions around the world. Tenderly caressing everyone who comes to her, holding them close to her heart in a loving embrace, Amma shares her boundless love with all, regardless of their beliefs, status or why they have come to her. Amma is transforming the lives of countless people, helping their hearts to blossom. As of 2011, Amma has physically hugged more than 31 million people from all parts of the world. Her tireless spirit o... View more info

Uttar Pradesh: The Land and the People

By: Subodh Nath Jha

Price: $3.72

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust/Sangam Book Depot:

Seller ID: 108386

ISBN: 8123749600

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 216. View more info

Studies on Odishan Epigraphy

By: Subrata Kumar Acharya

Price: $89.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pratibha Prakashan: 2015

Seller ID: 110845

ISBN: 8177023675

Condition: New


The volume is edited with an intention to encourage the epigraphical studies in Odisha. In this collection of essays, a few were read in the joint annual session of the XXXIX Epigraphical Society of India and XXXIII Place Names Society of India organized in Ravenshaw University, cuttack, on 16-18 November 2013, while a majority of papers were called for from some eminent epigraphists and historians working on Odishan history and culture. There are a number of copper plate and stone inscriptions as well as some inscribed medallions, terracotta tablets, seals and sealings in private possessions.... View more info

In search of a new Afghanistan

By: Sujeet Sarkar

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106531

ISBN: 9789381523421

Condition: New


In search of a new Afghanistan is a bold attempt to change the mainstream rhetoric, perceptions and opinion of Afghanistan as a war ravaged country. It provides a daring new outlook, unveiling several lesser known facts about it while elaborating the thrill and challenges of working from ground zero and also denouncing several myths that color common global perception of this country.Do we have the right balance of development and security assistance towards the reconstruction of Afghanistan? Is the strategy behind pushing the military into both combatant and development roles yielding any div... View more info

Profile of Jews

By: Sunjoy K. Singh

Price: $74.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 111834

ISBN: 9789385160837

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 260. View more info

The Writer's Feast: Food and the Cultures of Representation

By: Supriya Chaudhuri & Rimi B. Chatterjee (Eds)

Price: $13.18

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2011

Seller ID: 101867

ISBN: 8125041958

Condition: New


Sharing food, eating salt, breaking bread, raising a toast, picnics in the wild, formal dinners—all have certain ideological, political and social significances. Some foods are taboo, whereas others endow the eater with purity. The means of preparing or processing food in different cultures each symbolise something. The Writer’s Feast is a collection of essays that discuss the various symbolic representations associated with food. The essays in this volume show how food is a system of signs through which human societies give meanings to the material world they inhabit. The book is divided ... View more info

Mysore Royal Dasara

By: Swami Sivapriyananda

Price: $35.52

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Abhinav Publications/Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107954

ISBN: 8170173310

Condition: New


India is perhaps the only country where goddesses are still widely worshipped.The origin and nature of many of these present day goddesses and their cults go back to primordial times. Printed Pages: 160. View more info

Goa to Me

By: Teotonio R. De Souza

Price: $8.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1994

Seller ID: 112308

ISBN: 8170225043

Condition: New


GOA TO ME is a self-introduction of the author, not just through the autobiographical introduction, but also through the history of his land and people. After two decades of intense contribution to the writing and re-writing of Goa history, the author sees his work as a genuine reflection of his search for self-identity. He sees his self-identity as inseparable from the history of the people to whom he belongs. It is an attempt to psycho-history. A Foreword by Prof. C.R. Boxer, the world renowned and veteran historian of Portuguese empire, and the cover design and life sketches by the celebrat... View more info

Discoveries Missionary Expansion and Asian Cultures

By: Teotonio R. De Souza (Ed.) & Gregory Naik S.J. (Frwd)

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd.: 1994

Seller ID: 112060

ISBN: 8170224977

Condition: New


This volume brings together the results of discussions and sharing of views and experiences of a group of scholars and socially involved persons. The focus of their concern is revealed in this book: They analyse the quantum change in the conditions of survival for the world 'discovered' by Europe and subsequently colonised by it. It is seen as a change that left nothing untouched, from physical nature to spiritual souls and their cultural heritage. Printed Pages: 215. View more info