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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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  • ELEMENTS OF BUDDHIST ICONOGRAPHY

    ISBN : 81-7304-432-5
    Edited By :KRISHNA DEVA

    (2008, 146pp.)
    Rs.950.00

    The Elements of Buddhist iconography was first published by the Harvard University Press in 1935. This new edition, Read More

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  • ELLORA: CONCEPT AND STYLE

    ISBN : 81-7017-277-2
    Edited By :Carmel Berkson

    (1992, 391pp., b&w ills., appen., gloss., bibl., index)
    Rs.1,200.00

    This is a definitive and co-ordinative treatment of the world-famous rock-cut caves at Ellorā. The text discusses relationship between the environment and the temples and examines the architectural and compositional features which unify the caves.

    The book offers a fundamental approach to the life of form in background of organic totality of the Ellorā caves…Read More

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  • ESSAYS IN ARCHITECTURAL THEORY

    ISBN : 0-19-563805-0
    Edited By :Michael W.Meister

    (1995 xxiii+122 pp. figs, notes, appen., indexes)
    Rs.650.00

    This volume presents the essays that best represent Coomaraswamy’s rapidly developing thinking on the hermeneutics of architecture-its “why” not ‘how”. These can best be understood in the order in which they were written…Read More

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  • ESSAYS IN EARLY INDIAN ARCHITECTURE

    ISBN : 019-563094-7
    Edited By :Michael W.Meister

    (1995, xxviii+151 pp.)
    Rs.400.00

    Three of Coomaraswamy’s essays which were published in a journal Eastern Art, published by the Fledgling College Art Association and the fourth essay on “Huts and Related Temple Types” survived only in manuscripts have made access to Coomaraswamy’s accomplishments in the area difficult for most students and scholars…Read More

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  • ESSAYS ON RELIGION LITERATURE AND LAW:BY GUNTHER-DIETZ SONTHEIMER

    ISBN : 81-7304-521-6
    Edited By :HEIDRUN BRUCKNER, ANNE FELDHAUS, ADITYA MALIK

    (2004, 467pp., index)
    Rs.750.00

    This volume contains fourteen selected papers in English by the late G.D. Sontheimer and follows up on his earlier volume King of Hunters, Warriors, and Shepherds: Essays on Khaṇḍobā. The articles chosen for publication here span a wide thematic and temporal range and will be of interest to students of Hinduism…Read More

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  • Evening Blossoms: The Temple Tradition of Sañjhī in VṚndavana

    ISBN : 91-207-1645-0
    Edited By :Asimakrishna Dasa

    (1996, 63pp., col. and b&w ills., notes, bibl.)
    Rs.750.00

    The temple tradition of Sāñjhī in Vrndavana describes the transformation of a folk tradition. Sāñjhī was originally a ritual worship undertaken by unmarried girls throughout northern India to obtain a suitable husband. It became a temple tradition in the seventeenth century when the devotional bhakti movement…Read More

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  • Exploring India’s Sacred Art :Selected writings of Stella Kramrisch

    ISBN : 81-208-1208-x
    Edited By :Barbara Stoler Miller

    (1994, xxii+356pp. ills., notes, index,)
    Rs.600.00

    This volume presents a selection of essays written by a pioneering interpreter of Indian art and its religious contexts. The writings collected here emphasize the cultural and symbolic values of Indian art. The first section discusses the social and religious contexts of art…Read More

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  • FORM / SHAPE – REKHA, AKARA

    ISBN : 81-208-1917-9-0
    Edited By :R.C. Sharma

    (2002, xxxii+475 pp., line drawings, bibl., index,)
    Rs.1,000.00

    The present volume is the manifestation of the vicārāgni (fire of thoughts) kindled by the earlier seers and continued by later thinkers that highlights a number of visual art forms….Read More

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  • GIFTS OF EARTH- TERRACOTTAS AND CLAY SCULPTURE OF INDIA

    ISBN : 81-85822-09-03
    Edited By :Stephen P. Huyler

    (1996, 232pp., col. plates, bibl., gloss.)
    Rs.2,250.00

    Clay is essential to Indian culture, past and present. It is accessible everywhere; it takes form with very little effort; and its fragility assures its constant renewal . It has been the perfect vehicle for Indian creativity throughout the ages…Read More

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