Behera, Karuna Sagar et al.
ISBN: 9788173051319, 8173051313
In this monograph the important sculptures are analysed with reference to their aesthetic value, style and iconography. The iconographic features of Jaina, Buddhist and Brahmanical images have been described with photographic documentation to highlight Orissa's cultural splendour.
Divided in two sections, the first elucidates an account of the mythological history of Kurukshetra region, while the second section contains useful academic and informative articles by scholars.
Sarma, M Radhakrishna
ISBN: 9788121504379, 8121504376
ISBN: 9788188934577, 8188934577
An exhaustive study of a fierce form of the Lord Virabhadra, dealing in its mythology, art and cult.
ISBN: 9788173053122, 817305312X
Contents: (i) The Apsara sculptures. (ii) The therapeutics, healing systems and mudra vignana. (iii) Kundalini. (iv) Some clues to understand the Apsara sculptures at Ranki Vav. (v) Analysis of individual Apsara sculptures.;;Ranki Vav reflects the Hindu mind in its religious, spiritual and medical aspects. The mysterious ancient Indian culture with its varied facets of life and love for art com...
ISBN: 9788186980323, 8186980326
Serving as a catalogue, with textual and photographic studies, the work springs into space the different manifestations of Godhood that were devoutly visualized, aesthetically created, and spiritually experienced in the early part of South India's past, especially in the Pallava and Chola periods. South Indian Bronzes were made for festive worship and enlivened the people in their respective re...
Contents: (i) Bayakara Ramappa: a profile. (ii) Epigraphs. (iii) Temples. (iv) Sculpture and iconography. (v) Conclusion.
ISBN: 9788124609750, 8124609756
Singh, Chandramani (ed.)
ISBN: 9781890206000, 1890206008
The Albert Hall Museum in Jaipur, Rajasthan, is one of the finest museums of the 19th century. It was envisioned by Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh II and executed by his successor Sawai Madho Sing II at a time when Jaipur was making a transition from the feudal era into a modern and model state. In the atmosphere of change, which spurred a desire to preserve the heritage of local arts and crafts, the...
Ahirwar, Ramkumar (b.1968)
ISBN: 9788177020953, 8177020951
On the sculptural art of Tripuri, capital of Dahl.
Nagayach, Ved Prakash
Contents: (i) Siva and his various forms. (ii) Uma-Mahesvara in literature and art. (iii) The component parts of Uma-Mahesvara sculpture. (iv) Antiquity and popularity of Uma-Mahesvara. (v) Influence of Uma-Mahesvara on other divine couple.
ISBN: 9788188204915, 8188204919
No discourse on Indian modernist sculpture would be complete without according a position of centrality to Himmat Shah.;For over four decades now, Himmat has demonstrated his leading preoccupations, primarily in drawing and sculpture. If one stands back to take a telescopic view of his sculpture, it would probably fall in the areas of enigma, domesticity and sheer whim.
ISBN: 9788191024043, 8191024047
In this book, the chapter I and II deals with location and general history of Chandellas. The chapter III deals in details with general description and architecture of Vaikunthanatha or Lakshmana temple. The chapter IV deals with sculptural art, iconography, social life and society as depicted in sculptures, erotic sculptures and surasundaris.
ISBN: 9788174791320, 8174791329
This book explores the Hindu iconography from the Vedic to recent period in time and space that would dispel many misconceptions. The first few articles deal with Agni, the fire of Vedas. Most of the important iconographic visualizations arise from such syncretic forms that are dealt with in this volume.;;
Sengupta, Gautam et al
ISBN: 9788192953403, 8192953408
It is a comprehensive catalogue of the stone sculptures preserved in the State Archaeological Museum, West Bengal, datable between the sixth and nineteenth century CE.
ISBN: 9788180902802, 8180902803
Study of Vijayanagar sculptures of Hampi (1336-1565 AD) and the effects of prevailing faiths- Shaivism, Vaishnavism and Jainism-had on them. The Vijayanagara empire was founded by Harihara I of the Sangam dynastry around 1336 AD.
ISBN: 9788188934904, 8188934909
The book is the result of genuine attempt made to study and analyse the socio-cultural aspects of the Vijayanagara-Nayaka period from the sculptures and paintings covering only principal monuments of Madurai and Tanjore region.
Chakravarty, Kalyan Kumar
ISBN: 9788173055980, 817305598X
Vol.I: Text; Vol.II: Illustrations. This volume speaks about the quest for the idea and image of a Universal Being which can be all things to all beings. It moves afar, looking for parallels, precedents and progenies, in Asia and the world, of the unique, hydra-limbed, massive 5th century AD Rudra Siva image found at Tala in Chattisgarh in India in 1987. It explores the immense vitality of its ...
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