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CULTURE AND DEVELOPMENT SERIES

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  • THE USE OF CULTURAL HERITAGE AS A TOOL FOR DEVELOPMENT

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    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1998, 36pp., biblio)

    In the recent years, peoples and nations have become increasingly concerned with the development of process, as is manifested in cultures…Read More

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  • SWARAJ IN EDUCATION:EXPERIENCE AND EXPERIMENT IN PRIMARY EDUCATION

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    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1996, 68pp., col. illus.)

    Lord Macaulay, torch-bearer in the path of colonial progress, recommended the spread of Western learning through the medium of the English language. What emerged was a system of education with ultimate objective of securing servants for public administration…Read More

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  • CULTURE OF PEACE

    ISBN : 81-246-0124-0
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1999, xvii+262pp.)
    Rs.600.00

    Is peace a dream? A Utopian abstraction in a dehumanized, fragmented world, stockpiling all-devastating war machines? And can we possibly uphold the culture of peace amidst the growing cult of violence and blind consumerism, or in a climate of distrust, acrimony and intolerance?…Read More

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  • THE CULTURAL DIMENSION OF ECOLOGY

    ISBN : 81-246-0102-x
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1998 xvii+185pp. col. plates)
    Rs.600.00

    Focussing on the ecological systems in the mountains, forests, and islands vis-a-vis the hitherto-adopted modes of aggressive development, the 15 articles here underscore the urgency of changing the modern lifestyles, of befriending Nature and, above all, of returning to wisdom tradition…Read More

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  • INTEGRATION OF ENDOGENOUS CULTURAL DIMENSION INTO DEVELOPMENT

    ISBN : 81-246-0089-9
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1997 xx+251pp.)
    Rs.560.00

    This volume takes the discourse on: from the complex issues of cultural identity to the worldwide human problems stemming from the development-planners unmindfulness of endogenous cultures. Carrying 17 presentations of a Unesco-sponsored workshop:Read More

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  • INTERFACE OF CULTURAL IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT

    ISBN : 81-246-0054-6
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1996 xxi+290pp)
    Rs.600.00

    It is the inaugural volume of the Culture and Development series, comprising 23 presentations of a Unesco-sponsored meeting of experts: 19-23 April 1993 at IGNCA, New Delhi. Highlightng the basic distinctions that exist between anthropocentric…Read More

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  • LIFESTYLE AND ECOLOGY

    ISBN : 81-246-0103-8
    Edited By :Baidyanath Saraswati

    (1998 vii+237pp. )
    Rs.600.00

    With meticulous analyses of the lifestyles of the Himalayan pastoral nomads, the Lakshadweep islanders, and Kanyakumaris Mukkuvar fisherfolk, among others, the studies here show how these communities follow the spirit of the natural world: not in imitation of old… Read More

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  • THE CULTURAL DIMENSION OF EDUCATION

    ISBN : 81-246-0101-1
    Edited By :Baidyanath Saraswati

    (1998 xxii+258pp. col. illus.)
    Rs.700.00

    How can a sensibly worked-out system of education afford a symbiosis between modernity and wisdom tradition Addressing the vital question, the authors here look afresh at the relevance of art in the age of science/technocentrism, the role of education…Read More

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PRAKRTI SERIES

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  • MAN IN NATURE VOL. 5

    ISBN : 81-246-0041-4
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI
    Rs.600.00

    The fifth volume on Man in Nature is a coming together of cultures and disciplines. Enchanting in their own way, the international community of scientists, philosophers, anthropologists, ecologists and artists,…Read More

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  • THE NATURE OF MATTER VOL. 4

    ISBN : 81-246-0040-6
    Edited By :JAYANT V. NARLIKAR
    Rs.600.00

    The fourth volume in the series offers a much-needed critical appraisal of modem scientific concepts with reference to traditional thoughts…Read More

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  • VEDIC, BUDDHIST AND JAIN TRADITIONS VOL. 2

    ISBN : ISBN: 81-246-0038-4
    Edited By :SAMPAT NARAYAN
    Rs.600.00

    The second volume in the series on Prakṛti centres on the texts, probing deep into the Vedic rituals, Upaniṣadic philosophies and Jyotiṣa Śāstra….Read More

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  • Primal Elements The Oral Tradition VOL. 1

    ISBN : 81-246-0037-6
    Edited By :BAIDYANATH SARASWATI

    (1995 xv+190pp)
    Rs.600.00

    This is the first volume that focuses attention on the articulation of cohesive communities communicating the elements in continuous unceasing dialogue…Read More

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KALASAMALOCANA SERIES

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    DEER IN ROCK ART OF INDIA AND EUROPE

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    This book provides an overview of deer in the rock art of India and Europe and its representation through the historic period. In the Indian section valuable evidence from several sites has been provided. A glimpse of a deep and sensitive understanding of the deer in the man's life and nature in the Indian literary tradition has been presented.The European section reveals the geographical extent of the various species of deer, besides the myths, legends and fables structured around its presence.

    ISBN : 81-85503-02-8
    Edited By : GIACAMO CAMURI, ANGELO FOSSATI AND
    YASHODHAR MATHPAL
    (1993, xvi+150pp. tables, line – drawings., col. and b & w
    illus.)

    Price : Rs. 400/-

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    BUNDELKHAND KI LOK SANSKRITI KA ITIHAS

    ISBN : 81-7119-224-X
    Edited By :Narmada Kumar Gupt

    (1995)

    महानिर्वाणतंत्र के अनुसार आठों दिशाएँ आठ रंगों से सम्बन्धित हैं। लोक की अवधारणा दिशाओं से जुड़ी हुई है । संस्कृति के रंग अनेक हैं।…Read More

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    PARIVRAJAK KI DIARY

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    Edited By :Nirmal Kumar Bose

    (1997)
    Rs.95.00

    परिव्राजक की डायरी एक अन्तर्दृष्टिसम्पन्न विद्वान के सूक्ष्म निरीक्षण और पर्यवेक्षण का ऐसा लेखा-जोखा है जो पाठक के मन-मस्तिष्क पर अपनी छाप छोड जाता है ।…Read More

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  • DHARTI AUR BEEJ

    ISBN : 81-7119-316-1
    Edited By :राजेन्द्र रंजन चतुर्वेदी

    (1997 313 p.)
    Rs.250.00

    जनपदीय-अध्ययन जनता के क्रियाशील जीवन का अध्ययन है। यदि कोई अध्येता जनजीवन की मूल प्रेरणाओं को समझना चाहे, तो जनपदीय-अध्ययन के अतिरिक्त दूसरा कोई मार्ग नहीं है।…Read More

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  • LETTERS OF HAZARI PRASAD DWIVEDI

    ISBN : 81-7178-346-5
    Edited By :मुकुंद द्विवेदी
    Rs.125.00

    पंडित बनारसीदास चतुर्वेदी को लिखे गए आचार्य द्विवेदी के ये पत्र अपने समय के जीवंत दस्तावेज़ हैं, जो न केवल साहित्य के सामान्य पाठकों के लिए रुचिकर होंगे, बल्कि शोधार्थियों और द्विवेदीजी की जीवनी पर काम करनेवालों को भी अपने काम की प्रभूत इन पत्रों में मिलेगी।…Read More

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  • IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ZUANZANG: TAN YUN-SHAN AND INDIA

    ISBN : 81-212-0630-8
    Edited By :Tan Chung

    (1999, xxviii+251pp)
    Rs.750.00

    Gurudeva Rabindranath Tagore has become a “multi-national” in the sense that he has authored the National Anthem of two separate sovereign countries — India and Bangla Desh,…Read More

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  • ACROSS THE HIMALAYAN GAP : AN INDIAN QUEST FOR UNDERSTANDING CHINA

    ISBN : 81-212-0585-9
    Edited By :Tan Chung

    (1998, xxvi+553pp., col. and b&w illus.)
    Rs.1,200.00

    This book is the fruition of Step 1 of a project launched by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) whic is a premier Indian research institution dedicated to a holistic understanding world civilization and to the promotion…Read More

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  • DUNHUANG ART : THROUGH THE EYES OF DUAN WENJIE

    ISBN : 81-7017-313-2
    Edited By :Tan Chung

    (1994, 456pp., line drawings, col. and b&w illus., bibl., index)
    Rs.1,500.00

    Dunhuang although internationally known is infrequently visited. The Mogao shrine at Dunhuang is a cluster of 492 caves, containing 45,000 square metres of frescoes and 2,415 stucco statues. This is a precious art heritage of the world…Read More

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  • HINDUISM and BUDDHISM

    ISBN : 81-7304-227-6
    Edited By :Keshavaram N. Iengar and Rama P. Coomaraswamy

    (1999, xxiii+87pp., notes, index)
    Rs.250.00

    Book Review | Newsletter

    Originally published in 1943, the two essays are authoritative expositions of the teachings of these religions as understood by those who practised them rather than as understood by scholars and comparative religionists who studied and viewed them from without…Read More

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    BOOK ON VISVARUPA

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    Book on Viśvarūpa by Prof. T. S. Maxwell –  South Asian Studies Series Published by Oxford University Press The Viśvarūpa Iconographic Traditions North Indian Images of Vi¿var£pa ViÀ¸u 5th – 13th Centuries CE.  The Archaeological Reports of Professor T. S. Maxwell Know About Interactive Multimedia ProjectViśvarūpa: A Cosmic Form of Lord Viṣṇu

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  • FAIRY TALES AROUND “MY BELOVED ELIZABETH”

    ISBN : 978-81-89738-92-1

    (2011, 357)
    Rs.2,495.00

    Fairy Tales around “MY Beloved Elizabeth”- Stories out of the life of Elizabeth Brunner, Eminent Hungarian Painter.
    KNOW ABOUT Interactive Multimedia Project Two Pilgrims:: The Life and Works of Elizabeth Sass Elizabeth Brunners
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