N. K. Bose Memorial Lecture
Third in series, the N.K. Bose Memorial Lecture on : Professor Nirmal Kumar Bose and his contribution to the studies on Indian Temple Architecture and The Prathistha-Laksanasamuccaya and the Medieval Architecture of Kalinga was delivered on 1st and 2nd December 1997 at the IGNCA. The talk was delivered by Prof. M.A. Dhaky, Director (Emeritus) at the American Institute of Indian Studies Centre for Art and Archaeology, Varanasi. As a historian and researcher of ancient and medieval Indian art and architecture, he has studied the available Sanskrit texts that relate to the architecture of ancient buildings; his publications include monographs on The Vyala Figures on the Medieval Temples of India, and The Indian Temple Forms in Karnata Inscriptions and Architecture.