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 Yantra Mahima  Dr. M.H.K. Shastri Yantra Mahima   $31.49  $23.62  Buy Now 
The book deals with yantra pooja, design of yantras, the mantras being used for worshiping the yantra, energising (praan prathishtha) the yantra and other usages of the yantras. This book is the first part of  work on tantra, mantra and yantra.  The contents of this book are purely based on old Sanskrit classics.  A detailed method of worshiping the yantras is given in the book which would be beneficial for the readers. The book contains colored pictures of the most popular... 
 The Book of Hindu Imagery: Gods, Manifestations and Their Meaning  Eva Rudy Jansen The Book of Hindu Imagery: Gods, Manifestations and Their Meaning   $15.99  $11.99  Buy Now 
Hinduism is more than a religion; it is a way of ife that has developed over approximately 5 milennia. Its rich and multicultured history, which has no equivalent among the great religions of the world, has made the structure of its mythical and philosophical principles into a highly differentiated maze, of which total knowledge is a practical impossibility. This volume cannot offer a complete survey of the meaning of Hinduism, but Eva Rudy Jansen does provide an extensive compilation of... 
 Namaste Savitri: 342 Reproductions in Colour of Paintings by Agni  Agni Namaste Savitri: 342 Reproductions in Colour of Paintings by Agni   $62.99  $47.24  Buy Now 
342 reproductions in colour of paintings by Agni (Giovanni Tonioni). Every line of Book I Canto I The Symbol Dawn is illustrated by a painting. With captions and notes in English, Italian, French and German.             
 Christian and Oriental Philosophy of Art  Ananda K. Coomaraswamy Christian and Oriental Philosophy of Art   $19.49  $14.62  Buy Now 
 Waterlife  Rambharos Jha Waterlife   $80.49  $60.37  Buy Now 
Waterlife features Mithila art, a vibrant and delicate form of folk painting from Bihar in eastern India. The artist Rambharos Jha grew up on the banks of the legendary river Ganga, and developed a fascination for water and water life. In this book he creates an unusual artist's journal, adapting the motifs of the Mithila style to express his own vision. He frames his art with a playful text that evokes both childhood memory and folk legend. Waterlife is silk-screen printed by hand on handmade... 
 Paintings and Drawings  The Mother Paintings and Drawings   $31.49  $23.62   
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Trained as a painter in the 1890s at one of the best art studios in Paris, the Mother continued to express herself in art throughout her life. This collection of all the Mother's paintings and drawings will reveal to the discerning eye her rare artistic abilities. The book is beautifully produced with several colour plates. Contents: Introduction Portrait of Sri Aurobindo Self-portraits The Paintings The Drawings The Mother as an Artist The Mother on Art Catalogue of... 
 Signature: Patterns in Gond Art  Bhajju Shyam(Ed.) Signature: Patterns in Gond Art   $43.99  $32.99   
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From established artists to emerging talents, Signature features an array of Gond patterns. Gond artists hail from Central India and work with an older tradition of drawing on walls and floors. Yet these artists mark their work as their own with carefully chosen patterns. A valued symbol of memories and stories, the Gond pattern is at once contextual and universal. 
 The Technique of Pahari Painting : An Inquiry into Aspects of Materials, Methods and History : (Based Upon Observation and Field –Work)  Vishwa Chander Ohri The Technique of Pahari Painting : An Inquiry into Aspects of Materials, Methods and History : (Based Upon Observation and Field –Work)   $112.99  $84.74   
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This richly illustrated book is the first detailed study of the technique of Indian painting with an emphasis on the particulars for crafting of Pahari paintings of the Basohli, the Guler and the Kangra styles. After Moti Chandra’s The Technique of Mughal painting, 1949, numerous articles on various aspects of this subject had appeared in the long intervening period. The author presents here a comprehensive account of the technique, the methods and the materials used in painting, miniatures... 
 Nepal Mandala: A Cultural Study of the Kathmandu Valley (In 2 Volumes)  Mary Shepherd Slusser Nepal Mandala: A Cultural Study of the Kathmandu Valley (In 2 Volumes)   $288.49  $216.37  Buy Now 
In these volumes Mary Slusser has documented and illustrated the origins and evolution of the remarkable Nepalese civilization that evolved in the Kathmandu Valley - known for much of its long history as "Nepal Mandala." The author's narrative, 600 plates, 29 figures, and 9 detailed color maps grew out of more than a decade of research. She studied and photographed the sculptures and shrines, mapped the old cities and traced their long-fallen walls, attended festivals, and collected legends and... 
 Vishnudharmottara-Purana  Dr. Priyabala Shah Vishnudharmottara-Purana   $102.99  $77.24  Buy Now 
The Visnudharmottara Purana is an encyclopedic work of three khandas and dealing not only with various stories, myths and legends but also with varied subjects, viz. cosmology and cosmogony, division of time, pacification of unfavourable planets and stars, omens and portents, genealogies, manners and customs, penances, results of actions, rules about vrata and Sraddha, description and praise of various kinds of donations law and politics, science of war, anatomy, medicine etc. This work is... 
 Erotic Art of the Kathmandu Valley  Bob Gibbons Erotic Art of the Kathmandu Valley   $16.49  $12.37  Buy Now 
This book goes a long way to providing an insight into these questions.  It gives us glimpses of life depicted as explicityly as it may without hurting the sentiments of more conservative societies. "This 'Naughtiness' of Nepalese art may send blushes to the furthest periphery of your senses. Erotic Art of the Kathmandu Valley', 116 pages, softback, colour photos, discusses the reasons for the erotic art on the temples, and is a cultural guide to this often misunderstood topic.... 
 Appreciation of Indian Art  C.P. Sinha Appreciation of Indian Art   $70.18  $52.64  Buy Now 
Art in India, as in other countries of the world, was principally devoted to the service of religion. It reflects the intimate relationship of ideas and life.Mythology, symbolism and iconography are just vehicles or aids to understand the essence and spirit of Indian art as each symbol or every icon has a specific meaning and is expressed with a specific purpose. To appreciate and enjoy Art in its proper perspective, it is imperative to understand the inner meaning and the philosophy behind the... 
 Satish Chandra: Master of Atmospherics  Meenakshi Chandra Satish Chandra: Master of Atmospherics   $189.95  $142.46  Buy Now 
Satish Chandra was one of the most renowned landscape painters in India. Such was his confidence in his art, and his love for Nature, that he devoted his whole life to painting landscapes. In the end, he acquired a reputation second to none on the Indian art scene. He was the true artist of India's northern plains, and as special, gentle and dignified a person as his art was uplifting. This book is a loving tribute to Satish by his wife, Meenakshi. She was his muse, he was her mentor, and the... 
 Visualizing a Buddhist Sutra Text and Figure in Himalayan Art  Laxman S. Thakur Visualizing a Buddhist Sutra Text and Figure in Himalayan Art   $27.99  $20.99  Buy Now 
The present volume analyses the inscriptions, murals, and manuscripts of the Avatamsakasutra of the Tabo Monastery. It particularly focuses on the Gandavyuhasutra, which forms part of the larger magnum opus and prescribes ways and means of attaining nirvana. It details the various stages through which a seeker of truth named Sadhana passed during his long spiritual sojourn The murals comprise lively and continuous narratives that successfully visualize virtually incomprehensible Buddhist... 
 Champaklal as an Artist  Champaklal Champaklal as an Artist   $31.49  $23.62  Buy Now 
Regarding Champaklal's artistic capacity Sri Aurobindo once wrote in the 1930s "Champaklal has a natural talent already developed to an unusual degree." This commemorative album presents: Paintings, Drawings and Studies from Life Paintings Created by Marbling Technique on art paper Selections from Sri Aurobindo and the Mother on "Beauty and Art"           
 Visions of Champaklal  Champaklal Visions of Champaklal   $9.49  $7.12  Buy Now 
Champaklal - one of the earliest and foremost disciples of Sri Aurobindo and the Mother - was their personal attendant for over five decades. This book presents a collection of his dreams and visions, some with the interpretations given by Sri Aurobindo. An artist of exceptional merit, he has translated some of his dreams and visions in the language of symbolic painting. Some of these paintings are also included in this collection along with their... 
 Mughal and Persian Paintings and Illustrated Manuscripts in the Raza Library, Rampur  Barbara Schmitz Mughal and Persian Paintings and Illustrated Manuscripts in the Raza Library, Rampur   $256.49  $192.37  Buy Now 
During the 19 century and the first half of the 20 century, the Nawwabs of Rampur, the hereditary rulers of Rohilkhand, a district some 75 kilometers east of New Delhi, amassed a large collection of books and art, including illustrated books and album paintings. Their collection was given to the people of India after independence. The Raza Library at Ramput thus possesses a remarkable collection of Mughal and Persian Paintings and illustrated books. This includes miniatures from the great... 
 Stylistics of Early Khmer Art (2 Vols Set)  Mireille Benisti Stylistics of Early Khmer Art (2 Vols Set)   $288.49  $216.37  Buy Now 
The present volume contains translations of Benisti`s major publications dealing with Khmer art. The main article is a study of the relations between early Khmer and Indian art, i.e.7th and 8th centuries, the crucial period of the introduction of Indian religion and other components of Indian culture in the first well-organized kingdom of Khmer Land Her systematic survey of styles, along with detailed study of iconography, thus provides a solid foundation for a comprehensive study of both... 
 Materials, Methods and Symbolism in the Pichhvai Painting Tradition of Rajasthan  Desmond Peter Lazaro Materials, Methods and Symbolism in the Pichhvai Painting Tradition of Rajasthan   $108.99  $81.74  Buy Now 
The author lovingly documents the entire process of learning the craft, the significance of various colours, positions adopted while preparing them, alchemical changes, myths with which the process is associated, and, not least, the link with Hindu philosophy and tantric practice. He carefully documents a craft: the elaborate and marvellous nature of which may easily bypass the casual observer who gazes at pichhvais with little sense of its amazing attention to detail and combination of... 
 The Book of Buddhas  Eva Judy Jansen The Book of Buddhas   $22.95  $17.21  Buy Now 
Modern students who are drawn to the study and practice of Buddhism are not always able to easily learn the symbolic meaning of the various types of statuary connected to the study of this philosophy. In Buddhism, every symbol has a meaning, and this book explores the symbolism of the ritual objects that are used on statues and painting, as well as explaining the ritual meaning of the objects associated with Buddhism. This book serves as an introduction for Western students. it is not a... 
 Art and Culture Under the Sungas  Dr. Vijay Kumar Mathur Art and Culture Under the Sungas   $67.38  $50.54  Buy Now 
The Sunga rule marks an important epoch in the political, religious, social, economic and literary field in ancient India. The author has presented in elaborate form a picture of the developments of the arts of sculpture, architecture and terracotta of this period. A detailed survey of the sources of the material, an exhaustive bibliography, an index and the plates make this book a rich contribution to the study of the art. About the Author:Dr. Vijay Kumar Mathur is M.A., Ph.D. in... 
 Crafting Traditions  Ghulam Yahya Crafting Traditions   $29.48  $22.11  Buy Now 
Our knowledge of Indian society during British rule in the nineteenth century has rested primarily on the voluminous records of the East India Company, the works of various Europeans, the writings of many civil servants of the Company and the accounts of Indians writing in this period. Interesting first-hand and very useful alternative sources are writings of Indians produced on request or assignment by company administrators. Such accounts are by no means readily available; they were probably... 
 Aesthetics: Modern and Postmodern  Dr. B. Tirupati Rao Aesthetics: Modern and Postmodern   $33.69  $25.27  Buy Now 
Aesthetics: Modern and Postmodern is a steady study of philosophy and aesthetics with critical debate. In this insightful social-political discussion on aesthetics, Dr. B. Tirupati Rao examines the aesthetic phenomenon from Plato to Derrida. Dr. Rao focuses on the difference, if not the clash between modern and postmodern aesthetics. Dr Rao gives new clues for a fuller understanding of the intricate epistemological roots of modern, postmodern and poststructuralist aesthetics. This... 
 Buddhist Centres of Orissa  Bimal Bandyopadhyay Buddhist Centres of Orissa   $84.22  $63.17  Buy Now 
Orissa has been the Cinderella of Indian archaeological exploration. For historical reasons the decision makers deterred the spade of the archaeologists. Nonetheless, the occasional foray into the field threw a flood of light on the hitherto hidden historical, religious and artistic traditions of the state. The excavation conducted by the Archaeological Survey of India from 1997 to 2000 at Udayagiri was epoch-making. It unearthed a grand monastery with magnificent shrines and unique... 
 Buddhist Remains from Haryana  Devendara Handa Buddhist Remains from Haryana   $84.22  $63.17  Buy Now 
Buddhist Remains from Haryana is based on the first-hand study of the Buddhist remains, mostly lying unnoticed at various places and in museums and private collections. It has taken years of study and fieldwork to dig up the literary and archaeological data to prepare this monograph which brings to light many stupas, pillars, sculptures, terracottas and other antiquities from the region of Haryana showing clearly that Buddhism continued to live here even after it was wiped off from the... 
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02.Christian and Oriental Philosophy of Art
03.Namaste Savitri: 342 Reproductions in Colour of Paintings by Agni
04.Paintings and Drawings
05.Signature: Patterns in Gond Art
06.The Book of Hindu Imagery: Gods, Manifestations and Their Meaning
07.The Technique of Pahari Painting : An Inquiry into Aspects of Materials, Methods and History : (Based Upon Observation and Field –Work)
09.Nepal Mandala: A Cultural Study of the Kathmandu Valley (In 2 Volumes)
11.Appreciation of Indian Art
12.Champaklal as an Artist
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