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INDIAN HISTORY Let's See What We Have Here...
Indian history is the history of a nation called Bharat that has at times spanned as far as Thailand, Indonesia and Persia. India culture and it's wisdom has influenced the entire planet.
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 Chandragupta Maurya: A Gem of Indian History  Purushottam Lal Bhargava Chandragupta Maurya: A Gem of Indian History   $16.49  $12.37  Buy Now 
A Ksatriya hero of little-known antecedents, Chandragupta Maurya was unmistakably a born leader of men, who within twenty-four years of his reign: 317 bc-293 bc, established a gigantic empire by not only unifying the countless fragments of a distracted India, but annexing some of the erstwhile Persian dominions as well. Professor Bhargava here profiles this “first historical emperor of India”, in all essential detail. Based on diverse original sources, notably, Brahmanical,... 
 Chittor-Historical View and a Guide  Irmgard Meininger Chittor-Historical View and a Guide   $13.89  $10.42  Buy Now 
It presents the history and culture of Rajasthan's greatest fortified citadel and Mewar's ancient capital, Chittorgarh. It narrates the heroic sages of its warriors and describes its beautiful palaces, temples and lakes. Table of Contents: Foreword Preface Chittor in the eyes of historians and travellers Historical overview A tour of Chittor Historical-genealogical tree of the dynasty of Mewar Glossary Plan of Rana Kumbha’s Palace Sources and bibliography. About the... 
 Chittorgadh Kirtti-Stambha  R. Nath Chittorgadh Kirtti-Stambha   $83.33  $62.50  Buy Now 
Maharana Kumbha of Mewar, who was the preceptor of Medieval Indian Renaissance, built his greatest monument, the Kirttistambha in the fort of Chittorgadh (Rajasthan) between 1440 and 1460 A D. It is generally known by the misnomer Vijaya Stambha (The Tower of Victory), though it was not built to commemorate a military event. The author has examined here the fundamental question : what was the idea which led to its incarnation in such a beautiful form, under such headings as Mahameru, Vedic... 
 Chroonological Idenitity in Indian Art  Brija Kishor Paddhi Chroonological Idenitity in Indian Art   $189.49  $142.12  Buy Now 
The book deals with the various religious places of Jainism, Buddhism, Hindu temples of Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism, etc., and Kabyas of Upendra Bhanja relating to the religion, culture, art and architecture. The book will be useful to these interesting subjects ancient history, geography, religion, Jainism, Buddhism, Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism, Archaeology, architecture, Epigraphy, linguistics, literature, Philosophy, history, etc. for the benefit of Scholars, students and general... 
 Classical Indian Ethical Thought  Kedar Nath Tiwari Classical Indian Ethical Thought   $12.99  $9.74  Buy Now 
The book is a philosophical treatise on the Hindu, Bauddha and Jaina morals meant for the University students of Indian Ethics as well as for the general readers interested in the subject. Books on the subject are generally written in a historical perspective. On the contrary, the present work is philosophical and critical which takes full cognisance of the recent developments in Western ethical thought and its likely impact on the understanding of the traditional Indian ethics. Attempt has... 
 Classical Samkhya: An Interpretation of its History and Meaning  Gerald James Larson Classical Samkhya: An Interpretation of its History and Meaning   $50.49  $37.87  Buy Now 
The tradition of Samkhya is one of the oldest and most influential in the intellectual history of India. The fundamental notions of Samkhya namely prakrti, purusa, buddhi, ahamkara, manas and the three gunas provided the conceptual framework in which much of Indian philosophizing occurred, and the classical formulations of Yoga and Vedanta together with many traditions of Buddhist philosophy and meditation developed vis-a-vis the intellectual perspective of the Samkhya. Similarly on a general... 
 Coin Splendour  Prasanna Rao Bandela Coin Splendour   $66.67  $50.00  Buy Now 
Coins are indeed the most enduring pieces of frozen time. These time-capsules transport us instantly into our past. They conjure up before us the lives and times of our ancestors. They provide the most authoritative record of history. As pieces of evidence they are invaluable because they may add a new fact, or a name, or a date to history. The rise and fall of great early civilizations of Rome and Greece are well chronicled and illustrated on their coins. In India, for example, the coins of... 
 Concept of Islamic Culture  Shahid Ashraf Concept of Islamic Culture   $192.49  $144.37  Buy Now 
Islam has amde a great contribution to the development and growth of human civilization, education and intellect in particular and the whole society, in general.  Islam is a scientific and progressive religion.  All its teachings have a scientific and logial aproach.  Islam, as a living faith stands for spreading light and eliminating darkness from the world.  They contributed a lot to the growth of all branches of knowledge and thus enriched the new civilization. This... 
 Concept of Rudra-Siva Through the Ages  Mahadeva Chakravarti Concept of Rudra-Siva Through the Ages   $21.94  $16.46  Buy Now 
The present book throws new light on the gradual development of the concept of Rudra-Siva in his animal, phallic and human forms, since the days of the Harappa Civilization. It examines how Siva, the composite Aryan-non-Aryan Divinity, was not only admitted but was ultimately crowned with an exalted position in the Brahmanical pantheon; how the bull once identified with the deity, was regulated to the position of a vahana; how phallism was related to Saivism and also how Siva, in his different... 
 Concise Encylcopedia of Indian History  Surjit Mansing Concise Encylcopedia of Indian History   $63.99  $47.99  Buy Now 
India is the world's largest democracy and its seventh biggest country with one-sixth of the global population, comprising an unparalleled diversity of ethnic, linguistic, and religious groups. India is also the world's fourth largest economy in terms of purchasing power parity and even as it gains recognition as an emerging modern power, India's rich civilization goes back many thousands of years. The scope of this concise encyclopedia encompasses important people, places, and events 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... 
 Crime and Punishment in Ancient India  Ram Prasad Das Gupta Crime and Punishment in Ancient India   $25.99  $19.49  Buy Now 
This book deals with the crimes and punishments in ancient India. Apart form crimes and punishments, its evolutionary process has also been discussed. Criminal laws laid down by Gautama, Vasistha, Apastamba, etc. also find place in the book. The influcence of caste system on the criminal law, apprehension of criminals, the courts, offences against the state, king, public justice, offences relating to weights and measures, religion, morality and family life are also given in the book with... 
 Cultural Heritage of Kashmiri Pandits  S.S. Toshkhani Cultural Heritage of Kashmiri Pandits   $112.49  $84.37  Buy Now 
The book presents an overarching study of the significant contributions made by Kashmiri Pandits in core areas of Indian cultural and intellectual endeavours, from aesthetics, poetics, dramaturgy, historiography, linguistics, literature, folklore, transmission of the doctrines of Mahayana Buddhism, Kashmir Shaivism, mural, architectural and sculptural art.  With these narrative on the long odyssey of the Kashmiri Pandits serving as the perspective, the volume presents interesting and... 
 Cultural Interface of India With Asia  Anupa Pande Cultural Interface of India With Asia   $145.00  $108.75  Buy Now 
The reality of the Indian presence in Asian cultures is undeniable. Recent scholarship in the field of Asian cultural studies has laid much stress on the essential oneness of the substratum that defines what may be termed as an Asian identity. Buddhism and Hinduism, having originated in India, travelled beyond the frontiers of the land of their origin, and in many ways, moulded the beliefs and faith of the people of Asia. Trade, political ambitions, and religious pursuits led to a dissemination... 
 Cutting Free: The Extraodinary Memoir of a Pakistani Woman  Salma Ahmed Cutting Free: The Extraodinary Memoir of a Pakistani Woman   $18.49  $13.87  Buy Now 
Beginning with a privileged childhood in an elite family of pre-Partition India, to a troubled youth in Pakistan, this is the inspiring story of Salma Ahmed—a woman who surmounted formidable odds to achieve extraordinary success in business and politics.  In this strikingly honest and candid account, Salma talks of her three marriages – to a naval officer, a scion of a leading feudal family, and a cricketing star; her conflicts as a mother as she makes the agonising decision to give... 
 Dating The Era of Lord Ram  Pushkar Bhatnagar Dating The Era of Lord Ram   $25.49  $19.12  Buy Now 
Sage Valmiki, a contemporary of Lord Ram, mentioned in his magnum opus Ramayana that when Lord Ram was born, the sun was located in Aries,Saturn was in libra, Jupiter and the moon were shining in Cancer, Venus was seen in Pisces while Mars was in Capricorn. Moreover, It was the ninth day of the increasing phase of the moon in the lunar month of Chaitra. The two illustrations on the cover display, with the help of a powerful software, that these unique astral conditions were present in the sky... 
 Dattilam  Mukund Lath Dattilam   $24.99  $18.74   
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The Dattilam is a remarkable treatise from the earliest known period of organized, systematic writing on music in India. The work can be placed in the same period as the Natyasastra (the beginning of the Christian era) and it presents to us a well-developed sastra, composed at the end of a long tradition of analytic thinking on music. It is devoted to the description of gandharva, a sacred corpus of music, derived from the still more ancient sama, sacred Vedic form. Gandharva was also the... 
 Deccan: Society & Economy  Malati Mahajan Deccan: Society & Economy   $358.99  $269.24  Buy Now 
The present project is based mainly on the inscriptions issued by the kings of Satavahana, Vakataka, Calukya of Badami, Rastrakuta, Calukya of Kalyani, Yadava and Silahara dynasties as well as of some other dynasties which had some sort of contacts with these royal families and the data obtained is supplemented and corroborated wherever possible and essential with the evidence available from other sources. Taking into account the vast gamut of the territory and the period of the study is... 
 Delhi City of Yoginis  Suphal Kumar Delhi City of Yoginis   $13.99  $10.49  Buy Now 
This book should be an eye opener and a jolt back to reality and the realization that it is time to search for one's roots, not in the by lanes of London or New York, but there in Delhi, the seat of a heritage still unfathomed by those closest to it. 
 Democratic Values  Acharya Vinoba Bhave Democratic Values   $4.95  $3.71  Buy Now 
This book is and attempt to bring together speeches, and passages from speeches, which deal with the same general theme, regardless of the date and place of their utterance. The first, section, Government and People, is devoted to the general political principles involved; the second section illustrates Vinoba’s thought on the conditions and opportunities for democracy obtaining after Independence, while the third section analyses some of the disquieting features of our present democratic... 
 Devi: Goddesses in Indian Art and Literature  V.R. Parthasarathy Devi: Goddesses in Indian Art and Literature    $175.49  $131.62  Buy Now 
The worship of the Divine as a Mother has an ancient history and persists in many cultures to the present day. The evolution of Goddess worship in India from the proto historic period to the Sixth century has been studied with relevant sculptural examples. A perusal of select texts provides a literary basis for this study. Further, the symbolic significance behind the icons comes to light by understanding the technical aspects of iconography. The book attempts to trace the various... 
 Dharma: Studies in its Semantic, Cultural and Religious History  Patrick Olivelle (Ed.) Dharma: Studies in its Semantic, Cultural and Religious History   $76.99  $57.74  Buy Now 
This is the first scholarly book devoted to the study of the term dharma with in the broad scope of Indian cultural and religious history. Most generalizations about Indian culture and religion upon close scrutiny turn out to be inaccurate. An exception undoubtedly is the term dharma. This term and the notions underlying it clearly constitute the most central feature of Indian civilization down the centuries, irrespective of linguistic, sectarian, or regional differences. The nineteen papers... 
 Dominion Status Vs Complete Independence  H.C. Verma Dominion Status Vs Complete Independence   $62.99  $47.24  Buy Now 
The volume contains twelve chapters having deep bearing on the socio-economic and political ideology of Motilal Nehru and Jawaharlal Nehru. The plitical ideology of Dominition Status was challenged by young Nehru and he emphatically declared complete independence as the goal for swaraj. It is quite evident that the coming two decades were quite hectic in the long-dran political struggle. The twelve chapters have been weaved in a comprehensive way. It led to the mass movement after the Lahore... 
 Dr. B.R Ambedkar: Socio-Economic and Political Ideology  S.R Bakshi Dr. B.R Ambedkar: Socio-Economic and Political Ideology   $57.99  $43.49  Buy Now 
The volume has been weaved into eight chapters which have been explained in a comprehensive way. The historical background has been managed in a systematic method. His early career has been brought about in a method which was destined for a social change.  The new trend in his career was mainly on account of his disciplined hard work for more than three decades. This definitely paid him rich dividends of highest degree. His contribution for the constitution of India is most unique in the... 
 Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee: "a pure and manly life"  Manoj Das Gupta Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee: "a pure and manly life"   $4.95  $3.71  Buy Now 
Based on a talk given at Sri Aurobindo International Centre of Education on the occasion of Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee's birth centenary, this book highlights his major contributions to Indian education and politics. Later known as "the lion of the Parliament", Mookerjee was an ardent son of India who led a courageous crusade against the partition of Bengal. The Mother chose him as chairman of the Sri Aurobindo Memorial Convention in 1951, where he concluded his speech with a call for India... 
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