Vedic Books - Purveyors of fine Indological Books! MY ACCOUNT  MY CART  CHECKOUTVedic Books Sale 2011
LiveZilla Live Help
VEDIC BOOKS » ARTS » ARCHITECTURE » Evolution of Stupas in Burma MY ACCOUNT  |  MY CART  |  CHECKOUT
BOOK SEARCH
BROWSE
BROWSE
AGNIHOTRA
ARTS
  ANTIQUES
  ARCHITECTURE
    NATURAL BUILDING
    TOWN PLANNING
  DANCE
  DRAMA
  ICONOGRAPHY
  LITERATURE
  MUSIC
  PAINTING
  POETRY
ASTROLOGY
AYURVEDA
BIOGRAPHY
BUDDHISM
CHILDRENS BOOKS
COMMUNITIES
COOKING
DIARIES
DIVINATION
EDUCATION
ENVIRONMENT
FRANCAIS
GENERAL
GIFT VOUCHERS
HEALING
HINDI BOOKS
HISTORY
INSPIRATION
JYOTISH
LANGUAGES
MASTERS
MEDITATION
MUSIC
ORGANIC FARMING
PHILOSOPHY
PSYCHOLOGY
RELIGIONS
SANSKRIT
SPIRITUAL TEXTS
SPIRITUALITY
TANTRA
TIBETAN BUDDHISM
TRAVEL
VASTU
VEDANTA
VEDIC MATHEMATICS
VEGETARIANISM
WOMEN
YOGA
LATEST RELEASES
LATEST RELEASES  more
Purana Purusha Yogiraj Sri Shyamacharan Lahiree  A Complete Biography
Purana Purusha Yogiraj Sri Shyamacharan Lahiree A Complete Biography
$37.99
$28.49
Affiliate Program
Affiliates

Join Now
Affiliate Log In
Affiliate Information
DAILY WISDOM

Love is not an emotion, it is your very existence. - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

More wisdom...

QUICK INFO
About Us
Shipping Info
Vedic Books FAQ
Privacy Notice
Terms & Conditions
Contact Us
WE ACCEPT

Evolution of Stupas in Burma

by Sujata Soni

No customer reviews yet. ( Be the first )
$14.49 $10.87

Quantity:

This work is the outcome of painstaking research on the evolution of stupas in Burma, Pagan Period, 11th to 13th centuries a.d. Burma known as the land of pagodas is nowhere so rich in the number of pagodas as in Pagan. The stupendous vastness of the ruins reminiscent of the glory that was of Pagan in its heyday inspired this study. The evolution traced back to the beginning of the stupa structure in India, deals with the various architectural phases (duly illustrated) it passed through ending with the final stage in the Rhwedagum Pagoda in Rangoon (Burma). Apart from the material side of the study, there is the need of looking into the aesthetic and spiritual side of the evolution. That religious architecture is a barometer of the material prosperity and social outlook of the people, besides being the handmaid of the spiritual aspirations of the devotees, is amply discernible in this study.The value of the art survey in this work is further enhanced by the inclusion of over 138 photographs. Moreover, besides the magnificent Pagan art, it gives a comparative view of the religious architectual development in the Asian countries contemporaneous with the Pagan Period.

About the Author:

SUJATA SONI, is M.A. from the Arts and Science University of Mandalay, Burma, besides being F.R.A.S. of Great Britain and Ireland. She was the Manager of the Buddhist Discussion Group Mandalay, a regional centre of the World Fellowship of Buddhists. Her writings appeared in many Buddhist Journals throughout the world.





Detailed Product Info:

Title: Evolution of Stupas in Burma
Author(s): Sujata Soni
ISBN: 8120806263
Year of Publication: 1991
Bibliographic Information: xxxii + 113p.+ 138plates, Abbrev., Biblio., Index, Notes
Format: Hardcover
Series Information: Buddhist Tradition Series Vol. 12
Language: English
Help us to improve our product listings by updating product information.
Vedic Books Sales Rank:

Today: 6131
Yesterday: 6129
Vedic Books Product Explorer

Explore more books in Vedic Books > ARTS > ARCHITECTURE
Vedic Books > ARTS
Write Review Reviews
SHOPPING CART  more
0 items
LOG IN
E-Mail Address:
Password:
Secure Log In
New User
Forgot Password?
TELL A FRIEND
 
Tell someone you know about this book.
RECENTLY VIEWED
Evolution of Stupas in Burma
Sahaj Samadhi Bhali
Researches in Ayurveda: Past and Present (A Volume in Honour of Prof Vaidya P.V. Shama)
Navagraha Kosa(2 Volumes)
Astanga Hrdayam - 3 Volumes (Hindi)
Maa Aur Bhacha
Civil Laws in Kautilya's Arthasastra
Darsana Mala
A Pageant of Indian Culture, Art and Archaeology (2 Vols.)
Speak Fluent Tibetan (2nd Edition)
BOOK REVIEWS  more
Write ReviewWrite a review for this book!
ARTICLES

New Articles (0)
All Articles (326)
Aromatherapy (16)
Ayurveda (51)
Diet (22)
Green Building (3)
Green Gardening (9)
Jyotish (10)
Natural Energy (5)
Recycling (2)
Sacred Sites (6)
Saints of India (1)
Spiritual Insight (54)
Sustainability (7)
Vaastu (2)
Vedic Agnihotra (10)
Vedic Culture (22)
Vedic Jyotish (23)
Vedic Maths (6)
Vedic Teachings (27)
Vedic Vaastu (4)
Vegetarianism (12)
Water (5)
World Religions (15)
Yoga (13)
TESTIMONIALS

Thank you for completing my order for "Beyond Freedom" by Nisargadatta. It took a while to receive the book (paid for on January 20, 2009), but it did arrive at my home today in excellent condition. It was beautifully wrapped. Thank you for reliable service. I'll look forward to doing business with you again at some point in the future....
Read more...

Hunter


Subscribe to the Vedic Books Newsletter
Newsletter Sign-Up *Email: *Enter the code shown:
Join our Vedic Books family by subscribing to our newsletter and keeping up with divine wisdom from India.

Earn 5% commission simply by linking to Vedic Books !
Learn More about the Vedic Books Affiliates Program



Follow us on Twitter | Browse the Aisles | Search for a Book | Bestsellers | Specials | Latest Releases | Book of the Moment

Contact Us | Help | My Shopping Cart | My Account | Mailing List | Affiliate Program | Tell-a-Friend | Redeem Voucher | Sitemap | Products RSS Feed

Our International Sites: USA | United Kingdom | South Africa

You might also enjoy: Madanapalas | Agnihotra Direct | Ayurveda Direct | Panchakarma

Copyright 2003-2018, Vedic Books | Terms and Conditions


0.362s