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  • ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF VEDIC RITUALS

    ISBN : 81-7305-309-X
    Edited By :H. C. RANADE

    (2006, XXXvi+348pp., Bibl., B/w Illus. 209)
    Rs.1,500.00

    The present lexicon explains the meaning and significance of ritualistic terms frequently occurring in the Śrauta-Sūtras, together with a short description of the sacrificial rites connected or meant therewith. It is an outcome of the engagement of the author with Śrauta ritual for a very long time. He has not only a first-hand knowledge of the texts but also a practical acquaintance with the subject acquired through participating in such sacrifices….Read More

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  • INDIAN NARRATOLOGY

    ISBN : 81-207-2502-6
    Edited By :K. Ayyappa Paniker

    (2003, v+200 pp., appen., bibl., index)
    Rs.400.00

    This book is an attempt to provide a bird’s eye-view of the efforts made by Indians in the past, to arrive at various strategies in the art of narration. Without going into elaborate details about each of these strategies, it tries to highlight the awareness with which Indian storytellers have established very clear demarcations…Read More

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  • INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE AND THE HUMAN IMAGE

    ISBN : 81-246-0044-9
    Edited By :S. C. MALIK and PAT BONI

    (1995, xiv+229pp.)
    Rs.600.00

    This work incorporates Prof. Maurice Friedman’s lectures, discussions and exchanges which took place in the Intercultural Dialogue at many levels. The integral dialogical approach of Friedman within the framework of the human image, coincides with the holistic visions of the ongoing work at the IGNCA.
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  • ISLAMIC ART AND SPIRITUALITY

    ISBN : 090-38803-53
    Edited By :Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    (1990, x+213pp., col.& B&W illus. index)
    Rs.300.00

    This is the first book in English to deal with the spiritual significance of Islamic art including not only the plastic arts but also literature and music. Relying upon his extensive knowledge of the Islamic religion in both its exoteric and esoteric dimensions as well as the various Islamic sciences,… Read More

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  • MAHATMA GANDHI AND ART

    ISBN : 81-85503-060-0
    Edited By :Y P Anand

    (2003, 68pp.)
    Rs.200.00

    This monograph is based on a lecture delivered by Y.P. Anand, Director, National Gandhi Museum, Rajghat, New Delhi, on “Mahatma Gandhi and Art” in the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi, on 21 December 2001…Read More

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  • Mughal and Persian Paintings and Illustrated Manuscripts in the Raza Library, Rampur

    ISBN : 81-85503-07-9-0
    Edited By :Barbara Schmitz & Ziyad-Din A. Desai

    (2004, xiii+171pp.)
    Rs.435.00

    During the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century, the Nawwabs of Rampur, the hereditary rulers of Rohilkhaṇḍ, a district some 75 km, 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…Read More

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  • NUMISMATIC ART OF INDIA: DOCUMENTATION OF MATERIALS

    ISBN : 81-215-1187-9
    Edited By :B. N. Mukherjee

    (2007, (Vol. I) xi+263pp., intro., plates)
    Rs.3,000.00

    Volume I: This volume deals with the numismatic art of India up to c. CE 1835. The modern age in Indian coinage commenced in about this year.

    This volume contains a comprehensive history of art in Indian coins during the early and medieval periods. It embodies the first ever attempt in this direction…List of Abbreviations, Select Bibliography andRead More

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  • RELIGION AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS- A Monograph

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    Edited By :Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    (1993 32pp.)

    In a memorable lecture delivered by Seyyed Hossein Nasr, the author delves deep into the causes of the environmental crisis which has gripped both the developed and the developing world. His piercing and sharp argument takes us through the different approaches of mankind toward nature and the manner in which pure science and technology have been used, to satisfy greed, not need.

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  • SARADA AND TAKARI ALPHABETS: ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT

    ISBN : 81-246-0412-6
    Edited By :Bhushan Kumar Kaul Deambi

    (2008 xxiii+173pp.)
    Rs.900.00

    Among the Indian scripts the Śāradā script has a pride of place. Though an alphabet of Kashmir par excellence it remained for several centuries a popular script of an extensive area of north-western India including Afghanistan, Gandhāra or north-western Pakistan, the Darad territories of Gilgit, Chilas and Chitral, Ladakh, Jammu, Himachal Pradesh and Delhi…Read More

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  • The Life and Times of La Meri – The Queen of Ethnic Dance

    ISBN : 81-7305-292-1
    Edited By :Monograph by: Usha Venkateswaran

    (2005, xv+113pp., appen.)
    Rs.900.00

    Russel Meriwether Hughes, born in Louisville, Kentucky, on 13 May 1898, later came to be known as “LaMeri”, the dancer, poet, writer, ethnic dance teacher and choreographer of repute. She travelled three times around the world and each time she diligently studied authentic dance forms and made them part of her repertoire…Read More

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