Vedic Books - Purveyors of fine Indological Books! MY ACCOUNT  MY CART  CHECKOUTVedic Books Sale 2011
LiveZilla Live Help
VEDIC BOOKS » ARTS » Expressions in Indian Art: Essays in Memory of Shri M.C. Joshi (In 2 Volumes) MY ACCOUNT  |  MY CART  |  CHECKOUT
BOOK SEARCH
BROWSE
BROWSE
AGNIHOTRA
ARTS
  ANTIQUES
  ARCHITECTURE
  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
Karmath Guru By Shri Thakur Prasad Pushtak Bhandar (Sanskrit) Hardcover - 2013
Karmath Guru By Shri Thakur Prasad Pushtak Bhandar (Sanskrit) Hardcover - 2013
$28.49
$21.37
Affiliate Program
Affiliates

Join Now
Affiliate Log In
Affiliate Information
DAILY WISDOM

Feed everything. - Neem Karoli Baba

More wisdom...

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

Expressions in Indian Art: Essays in Memory of Shri M.C. Joshi (In 2 Volumes)

by B.R. Mani (ed.) and Alok Tripathi (ed.)

No customer reviews yet. ( Be the first )
$352.99 $264.74

Quantity:

Expressions in Indian Art contains essays on art and architecture. Seventy-five articles in the volume cover various aspects of Indian art and architecture through the ages. Famous centers of art and architecture dealt with are Mohenjo-dara, Harappa, Chanhu-dara, Kalibangan, Dholavira, Banavali, Lothal, Amravati, Sanchi, Sanghol, Mathura, Sarnath, Deogarh, Ratnagiri, Lalitgiri, Mahasthan, Bangarh, Khajuraho, Bhubneswar, Kanchipuram, Badami, Ajanta, Udaipur, Sirpur, Modhera, Ramgarh, Gwalior-Chambal area, Bikaner, Kolkata, etc. geographically it covers vast areas.

Two volumes cover varied aspects and forms of art such as prehistoric rock-art, rock-paintings, rock engravings, bronze age seals and sealings, copper hoards, bass-relief, sculptures, colossal images, terracotta figuring, bronzes, coins, murals and miniature paintings excavated antiquities, folk-art, architecture, textiles, boat architecture, etc. Articles on scientific preservation, structural conservation and legislative provisions for the protection of the art heritage are also included.

With this great variety and with more than 300 illustrations this volume would be of great interest not only to archaeologists, artist, architects, art historians but also to every art lover, students and common readers.

About the Author:

Dr. Buddha Rashmi Mani, born 17 April 1955 (Gunhill, Mussoorie) in a family of patriots, academicians, administrators, is presently Director (Archaeology) in the Archaeological Survey of India, Janpath, New Delhi. he has had a meritorious academic record from High School to the University, always standing first class first. He got his Master's degree in Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology from Banaras Hindu University in 1976 and Ph.D. in 1980 on 'Life in the Kushan Age'. He taught the subject in B.H.U. and at Central Institute of Tibetan Higher Studies, Sarnath in between 1978 and 1984 after which he joined the Archaeological Survey of India where he worked in various capacities of Group 'A' service in different circles and branches and directed more than a dozen significant archaeological excavations, such as at Lolkot, Salimgarh fort, Sankisa, Siswania, Kanishkapura, Ambaran and Ayodhya and also conserved a number of monuments in Goa, Maharashtra, Delhi and Jammu and Kashmir. He has been Director of the Institute of Archaeology (ASI), New Delhi. he has widely travelled and has represented the country in international conferences in Male, Tehran, Leicester, London etc. and has contributed two books, 'The Kushan Civilization' and 'Delhi: Threshold of the Orient' alongwith more than 100 research papers published in national and international journals.

Dr. Alok Tripathi, born in 1965 at Gwalior, obtained his Masters Degree in A.I.H.C. and Archaeology and Sociology from Jiwaji University, Gwalior and Doctor of Philosophy from M.S. University of Baroda. He has participated in archaeological excavations at Karbabhat and Sorar, Sopara, Paithan, Dholavira, Rakhigarhi and Ojiyana. He is a diver and has participated in underwater excavations at Dwarka in the Arabian Sea; Transquebar and Kaveripattnam in the Bay of Bengal; Calanque de I' Ann (France); La Pointe Lequin (France); Cala Culip VI (Spain) in the Mediterranean Sea and Saint Vaast La Hougue (France) in the English Channel. He is presently heading the Underwater Archaeology Wing of the Archaeological Survey of India. He is Director of excavation of a shipwreck Princes Royal off Bangaram Island and excavation at Elephanta Island, in the Arabian Sea and excavation at Mahabalipuram in the Bay of Bengal. He has visited France, Spain, Monaco, Denmark, U.K., Hong Kong, Macau SAR China and Nepal. He is the author of 'Excavation of Princes Royal', 'Recent Excavations in Rajasthan' and editor of 'Proceedings of the International Seminar on Marine Archaeology' and 'Remote Sensing and Archaeoogy'. Besides he has published more than 50 research papers in various reputed journals and other volumes.


 

 





Detailed Product Info:

Title: Expressions in Indian Art: Essays in Memory of Shri M.C. Joshi (In 2 Volumes)
Author(s): B.R. Mani (ed.), Alok Tripathi (ed.)
ISBN: 9788173200700
Year of Publication: 2008
Bibliographic Information: xliv+274p., 275-484p., Figures; Plates; References; 29cm.
Format: Hard Cover
Language: English
Help us to improve our product listings by updating product information.
Vedic Books Sales Rank:

Today: 6276
Yesterday: 6276
Vedic Books Product Explorer

Explore more books in Vedic Books > ARTS > ARCHITECTURE
Vedic Books > ARTS
Vedic Books > HISTORY
Vedic Books > ARTS > ICONOGRAPHY
Vedic Books > HISTORY > INDIAN HISTORY
Vedic Books > ARTS > PAINTING
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
Expressions in Indian Art: Essays in Memory of Shri M.C. Joshi (In 2 Volumes)
Philosophy and Teachings of Swami Sivananda: A Symposium
Ved Vedang Parichai
Flame of White Light
Vedic Mathematics : Teacher's Manual (Advanced level)
Zen Buddhism and Mysticism
Tattva Bodhah: Sri Adi Sankaracharya
Your Chinese Horoscope
Yogic Therapy
Srimad-Bhagavatam (44 Volume Set)
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

Dear sir, i really like to see one shop where books dealing with our traditional and rich heritage culture of our India are kept and served to the world. i wish all success and hope that old and ancient books on Sanskrit, Hindu culture,yogas,astrology etc are again rebrought into the net and offered for sale so that people will purchase these old books and get immense benefit and spread our Hindu culture further and further. Thank you...
Read more...

Ramachandra


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 2003-2019, Vedic Books | Terms and Conditions