ISBN: 9788124602232, 8124602239
The book extensively treats the subject of Indian temple jalas or grilles together with an in depth discussion in the light of relevant medieval vastu-sastra passages in Sanskrit on Indian architecture.
Khanna, Amar Nath
ISBN: 9788173201653, 817320165X
A study of Indian temples, their style, elements in the construction of temples etc.
ISBN: 9788173200885, 8173200882
The 8th century Kailasanatha temple at Ellora in the Deccan and at Kanchipuram in South India are both architectural marvels defining the Dravidian style; one is a sculptured monolith and the other earliest structural temple. Both are modeled after rock cut Dharmaraja Ratha at Mahabalipuram at tangent with the Gupta temple in North India, which set the stage for fundamental change in the design...
Filliozat, Vasundhara et al
ISBN: 9788124606056, 8124606056
The Kalamukha temples in Karnataka are associated with the Lakulasaiva movement especially the beliefs and practices of the Kalamukha Saivites and the Jakkanacari style of temples in Karnataka.
Mazumdar, Jaideep et al
ISBN: 9789382624431, 9382624430
This book provides an absorbing account of the temple's history down the ages, as gleaned from ancient scriptures, its unique rites and rituals, the distinct hierarchy of the temple's priests, the other forms of Devi, along with 21 other ancient temples in and around Guwahati and the history of the glorious Kamarupa kingdom that has been closely linked with Kamakhya Devalaya.
Hoque, M.M et al
ISBN: 9789843221230, 9843221230
The Kantajee Temple of Dinajpur is one of the most magnificent religious edifices belonging to the 18th century. Raja Prannath (1682-1722) started the construction of the temple during his reign and the unfurnished task was completed by Raja Ramanath in 1752. The plan, execution and ornamentation of the temple is the essence of the late medieval temple style of Bengal. The horizontal friezes de...
Mahapatra, Sanjaya Kumar
ISBN: 9789383221134, 9383221135
Orissa is known for its rich heritage of art and architecture. The present volume revolves around the unique features of the Khakhara temples which are designed for their semi-cylindrical roof. The present study deals with the distinct nature of the Khakhara temples showing the marked differences with the other monuments.
ISBN: 9789381951101, 9381951101
ISBN: 9780195664898, 0195664892
The author addresses numerous myths and theories related to the temple's construction, while outlining its architectural features and sculptural programme.
Dorje, C et al
Kumbhalgarh is built on the top ridges of Aravali Hills, in Rajasthan and occupies 14 square kilometers. It has palace complex, religious structure and is a protected monument.
Panda, Sasanka Sekhar
ISBN: 9788177024456, 8177024450
This book contains chapters on ancient temples and sculptural art of this region, besides in-depth study and analysis of inter-relationship between Buddhism and the cult of Jagannath. It also throws light on the evolution of temple architecture since Gupta age in the 4th century A.D.
ISBN: 9789383221165, 938322116X
The present collection of essays is an outcome of a two day ICHR seminar on Koils in the Vaigai and Tamiraparani regions. There are sixteen articles included in the volume focusing on diversified aspects adhering to temples.
ISBN: 9788189968885, 8189968882
Study on a Vijayanagara temple in French, describes the architecture of the temple, its iconography and the two inscriptions engraved on its eastern facade.
ISBN: 9788184700312, 8184700318
The Vimanarcanakalpa (also Maricisamhita) is a popular work among traditional artists and a major Sanskrit source for the study of South Indian art and architecture. This Vaisnava Vaikhanasa ritual handbook contains a wealth of data on the building of temples, the making of divine images and their various shapes. Various authors hold that a temple of Uttaramerur (Tamil Nadu) was built in accord...
Hanumantha Rao, D (b.1934)
ISBN: 9788180900266, 8180900266
The present temple complex at Lepaksi is primarily of Vijayanagara affiliation, containing an abundance of sculptural and architectural wealth.
ISBN: 9788173053405, 8173053405
An indepth study of the history, architecture, sculpture, mode of worship, festivals, organisation of the services etc. at the Lingaraja temple.
ISBN: 9788177022117, 8177022113
ISBN: 9788184702286, 8184702280
This book is a contribution to the history of Saiva temple-construction that furnishes for the first time an edition and translation of prescriptions given in some of the earliest known Sanskrit sources. The six works represented in this volume are all scriptures of the Mantramarga (tantras) transmitted to us in early (tenth- to thirteenth-century) manuscripts that have survived in the Kathmand...
Panda, N.C. et al.
ISBN: 9788180903755, 8180903753
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