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A Companion to Dharmasastra
Rs.350.00

Dharmashastra is not just a corpus of scriptural texts. It is rather a genre, in its own right, of writings comprising prescriptive codes of righteous conduct in different spheres: whether familial, societal, ritualist...

A Concise Dictionary of Philosophy
Rs.580.00

This dictionary serves as an immediate reference book to the teachers and the students of philosophy and also to the general readers. It covers as many as seventeen hundred entries that include the most commonly used philosophical terms of the...

A Concise Dictionary of Philosophy
Rs.290.00

This dictionary serves as an immediate reference book to the teachers and the students of philosophy and also to the general readers. It covers as many as seventeen hundred entries that include the most commonly used philosophical terms of the...

A Few Facts About Buddhism
Rs.140.00

Today, when political ideologies/ 'isms' are crashing down and when, at the other end, the great monotheistic religions are trying to survive by turning their backs on logical thinking and intellectual consistency, it m...

A Forest Tribe of Borneo
Rs.800.00

Here is the third volume in the series Man and Forest: a series trying to highlight the relevance of 'indigenous knowledge' of various tribal communities in the sustainable management of forests/local resources against ...

A Handbook of Yoga-Nidra
Rs.240.00

The psychological crisis of this age is one of the severest challenges that human race has ever faced. Mental imbalances and their manifestations in the form of psychosomatic diseases pose serious health threat. To address this challenge, Indian yogis have found a wonderful relaxation techniqu...

A Handbook of Yoga-Nidra
Rs.450.00

The psychological crisis of this age is one of the severest challenges that human race has ever faced. Mental imbalances and their manifestations in the form of psychosomatic diseases pose serious health threat. To address this challenge, Indian yogis have found a wonderful relaxation techniqu...

A History of Art, 2 vols.
Rs.4,800.00

Attempts to present before the readers a comprehensive account of the history of art from its early beginnings down to modern days, covering a period of more than 4000 years. Describing all the artistically great and historically important works of ancient and medi...

A Modern Introduction to Indian Aesthetic Theory
Rs.550.00

The foundation of the Indian aesthetic theory can be traced to Bharatamuni's Natyashastra where he gave his theory of beauty (theory of rasa) which was later elaborately developed by learned scholars. In this work, Prof. Ba...

A Socio-Economic Study of Company Paintings (CE 1757-1857)
Rs.890.00

The paintings of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries are recognised as a valuable source for the study of social and economic life during the colonial period. A deep study of the Company paintings of the time is significant...

A Sourcebook of Classical Hindu Thought
Rs.500.00

This volume presents material drawn from the classical Hindu texts, as well as other sources, to familiarize readers with the outlines of classical Hindu thought. It provides a bunch of readings organized around certain set concepts, quarried from Hindu religious texts of the past. It discusse...

A Treatise on Advaita Vedanta
Rs.295.00

A prakarana in old Hindi (one of the regional mixed dialects), Vicaracandrodaya elucidates the basic concepts of Advaita Vedanta in the form of questions and answers. Pandit Pitambar, the author of the text, presents this work as a dialogue betwee...

A Treatise on Advaita Vedanta
Rs.550.00

A prakarana in old Hindi (one of the regional mixed dialects), Vicaracandrodaya elucidates the basic concepts of Advaita Vedanta in the form of questions and answers. Pandit Pitambar, the author of the text, presents this work as a dialogue betwee...

Absence of the Buddha Image in Early Buddhist Art
Rs.1,500.00

It is next to impossible today to even think of Buddhism without the presence of the Buddha image! The image of the Buddha, in truth, has not only come to symbolise the essence of Buddhism but is also a brilliant expression of ...

Abstraction in Indian Painting
Rs.1,950.00

The presence of Abstraction in Indian Contemporary Art has been intensely debated throughout the post independence era. It was in late 1940's that Bombay Progressive Group, Calcutta Group, Group 1890, Cholamandal Artists Group, Baroda Group and later some indiv...

Acharya Shankar Krita Brahmasutra Adhyasabhashya
Rs.300.00

Adyasavada is the key principle of Advaita Vedanta. Basic premise of this theory is Adhyasabhashya. Before interpreting the first brahmasutra (athato brahmajijnasa (Br.Su. 1.1.1), Acharya Shankara submitted a valuable commentary known as ...

Acheulian Culture in Peninsular India
Rs.455.00

The Indian sub-continent, particularly the Peninsular India, is recognised as one of the richest areas of Acheulian occupation in the Old World. This research work is a detailed study of the Acheulian Culture system in India --...

Aditya Hrdayam
Rs.110.00

The ancient Indian tradition and literature accords a supreme place to the Sun in the order of divinities, revering and worshipping it as the life-force of the Universe and the highest Reality. The commentary by Swami Tattv...

Advaita Metaphysics
Rs.425.00

Upanishads have been viewed differently by commentators down the centuries. Philosophers have brought in their native presuppositions in interpreting the Upanishadic texts. Advaitavada (monism) of Shankara stands out conspicuous among the varied interpretations of ...

Advaitic Mysticism of Sankara
Rs.700.00

Brahman, according to the Upanishads and Shankara, the major exponent of the philosophy of the Upanishads known as Advaita, is not a metaphysical postulate meant to explain what is empirically experienced or the word. Brahman is absolutely real an...

Aesthetics Kala aur Saundarya ka Darshnik Vivecana
Rs.280.00

After its attainment of Independence, India has witnessed the quickening of a new life in the field of art as well. Cultural exchanges between its various regions have shown a marked upswing, and reflection on cultural matters ...

Aesthetics Kala aur Saundarya ka Darshnik Vivecana
Rs.600.00

After its attainment of Independence, India has witnessed the quickening of a new life in the field of art as well. Cultural exchanges between its various regions have shown a marked upswing, and reflection on cultural matters ...

Ageing : Indian Perspective
Rs.550.00

The old and aged in a society represent the bedrock of its existence: symbolising the past. They are the carriers of tradition, values and experience, the guiding light for the young without whom society is not total and lose i...

Ageless Mind and Timeless Ideas
Rs.495.00
Ageless Mind and Timeless Ideas contains the reflections and reminiscences on the life and legend of Prof. Koneru Ramakrishna Rao by some of his students, colleagues and fellow scholars who are familiar with him and his work. The volume also includes as ...
Agneya-Kona of Bharatavarsha
Rs.1,100.00

The book focuses on the cultural developments of Agneya-Kona (the south-east India) and their contributions to the development of humanity, and highlights the concocted history of Bharatavarsha, especially of Agneya-Kona.
The author projects many artefacts ...

Aitareya Upanishad
Rs.110.00

Yet another masterly piece of Hindu spiritual wisdom, Aitareya essentially reinforces the grand Upanishadic message which is neither a picturesque mythology nor a promise of heaven nor a threat of hell. It is yet another...

Alternative Standpoints
Rs.800.00
The anthology Alternative Standpoints: A Tribute to Kalidas Bhattacharyya is a tribute to Prof. Kalidas Bhattacharyya, the eminent thinker of twentieth-century India, on his birth centenary by his students. A distinguished philosopher and an academician,...
Amulets and Pendants in Ancient Maharashtra (3rd c. BC to 3rd c. CE)
Rs.220.00

The book documents India's rich tradition of ornamentation as reflected in its numerous and varied collection of amulets and pendants recovered from archaeological excavations in Maharashtra. It studies the significance of ...

An Encyclopaedia of Buddhist Deities, Demigods, Godlings, Saints and Demons
Rs.7,000.00

Beginning with a few aniconic symbols, like foot prints, a throne, the Bo tree or stupas, in the prechristian Indian art, Buddhism came to evolve a variety of picturesque representations of a Self-Existent, Superimmanent...

An Encyclopaedia of Hindu Deities, Demi-Gods, Godlings, Demons and Heroes (3 Vols. set)
Rs.11,000.00

The Hindu pantheon is a bewildering profusion: a mix of deities, demons, and heroes, which perplexes not only the neophytes, but even the best of scholarly minds. Yet, despite the multitude of its divinities, Hinduism isn't...

Ancient Gods and Heroes of East and West
Rs.900.00

This book is a study of the people of nomadic groups or clans of Central Asia from about 6000 bce to the last millennium bce to explore why cultures and history developed the way they did in Central Asia by taking up the Indo-E...

Ancient Indian Coinage
Rs.350.00

Money is unmistakably a landmark invention -- considering its indispensable role in economics and, more specially, in the commercial sphere of man's existence anywhere in the world. However, we have yet to have final answer...

Ancient Indian Coinage
Rs.175.00

Money is unmistakably a landmark invention -- considering its indispensable role in economics and, more specially, in the commercial sphere of man's existence anywhere in the world. However, we have yet to have final answer...

Ancient Movements of the Indo-Aryans and Indo-Iranians
Rs.650.00

In an attempt to explore the ancient history of Central Asia and of the movement of ancient peoples, the work examines the affinities and interactions of the people who called themselves "Arya," that is, the Indo-Arya...

Andal and Akka Mahadevi
Rs.650.00

Bhakti poetry is an amazing amalgamation of art, music, literature, philosophy, politics, soteriology and mysticism. Andal and Akka Mahadevi: Feminity to Divinity reflects this amalgamation in letter and spirit. Two medieval women, Andal, a ninth-...

Ao Naga World-view
Rs.625.00

The book, as the title says, consists of a series of dialogues about the Ao Naga world-view, their traditions, rituals and ethical norms, and their ideas of history and objects of veneration. The dialogue took place in specially organized meetings and participants ...

Apsarases in Indian Literature and the Legend of Urvasi and Pururavas
Rs.350.00

Indian literature abounds in a variety of myths and legends narrating allegorical/historical stories with moral teachings where celestial or semi-celestial beings, in particular the apsarases, occupy an important place. ...

Archaeology in the Third World
Rs.1,100.00

This book offers an authoritative historical frame of archaeological research in post-Independence India. It outlines the early evolution of the new India's archaeological policy and the wide range of discoveries, which acc...

Archaeology of Mayurbhanj
Rs.480.00

Mayurbhanj, the leading princely state of Orissa in the pre-independence days, heroically encountered the twists and turns of history under the peacock-emblemed Bhanjas and continued to flourish for many centuries as an indepen...

Ardhanarisvara in Art and Literature
Rs.1,800.00

The scholarly work throws light on the artistic, aesthetic, literary and philosophical aspects of the Ardhanarishvara form of Shiva -- the form which is a divine expression of the amalgamation of the male and the female and is ...

Art, Aesthetics and Philosophy
Rs.420.00

The savants of the twentieth century have excavated the past to discerningly reveal the present. Swami Vivekananda, Rabindranath Tagore, Sri Aurobindo, Mahatma Gandhi and Ananda Coomaraswamy, among others, interpreted Indian aesthetics, civilization, culture and ph...

Artisans and Craftsmen of Northern India
Rs.1,100.00

The basic aim of the book is to expose the major contributions of artisans and craftsmen in portraying the society in different perspectives. These artisans and craftsmen, were...

Asterisk in Bharopiyasthan
Rs.325.00

Unlike many books on the Aryan Invasion debate, the present collection of papers does not promise to terminate the debate with a final judgment. It merely puts on record a number of arguments developed in recent years, mostly in an actual debating context: on the l...

Asvalayanasamhita of The Rigveda (2 Vols. Set)
Rs.2,500.00

Among the twenty-one Sakha-Samhitas of the Rigveda, as mentioned by Patanjali, only seven Samhitas were known by name and among these too, only one Sakala-Samhita was av...

Atmopadesa Sataka
Rs.120.00

The Atmopadesha Satakam is the most important work composed by the Guru in Malayalam. In this work, he lays bare and restates the essential content of Vedantic wisdom. This re-visualization is suited for the mindset of...

Autobiography of an Absolutist
Rs.1,000.00

Nataraja Guru's guruhood is pure and philosophically correct, making as few concessions as possible to relativistic or social notions. He is a guru of absolutist truth. It is too rare to be popularly understood. It is not t...

Ayodhya ka Itihasa Evam Puratattva -- Rigveda Kala Se Ab Taka
Rs.1,100.00

Ayodhya, situated on the banks of Sarayu river, for some, may just be a piece of land, but millions of Hindus living across the world consider it, being the birthplace of Lord Rama, the gate of the paradise from which the Lord ...

Between Femininity and Feminism
Rs.600.00

This book engages with the contribution of feminist thinkers to examine their transformation of the activity of philosophy itself in the course of its contact with the feminine. It also portrays how the feminist philosophy brings about a greater awareness of philos...

Beyond National Frames
Rs.1,195.00
Beyond National Frames: South Asian Pasts and the World advocates re-orienting our vision that has so far seen South Asia as a tightly circumscribed space. Envisioning a mobile South Asia flowing beyond its geographical confines, this volume of essays showcases a...
Bhakti Yoga Pilgrimage
Rs.400.00

Is Patanjali's and Buddha's approach to spiritual life the answer for defusing the threat of extremism, which is engulfing our world? Is there an adequate life style to deal with the consequences of global meltdown? The pilgrimage described in this book is ...

Bharatiya Chounritya
Rs.3,800.00

Chhau dance has an unbroken relation with the essence of Indian culture. This dance form that flourishes in the forest-areas of Jharkhand,  Odisha and West Bengal has already attained widespread acclaim, internationally, as an art. By its distinct confluence o...

Bharatiya Paramparao mein Mrtyu Ki Avadharana
Rs.400.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Bharatiya Samajshastra ke Parmukh Sampardaya
Rs.660.00

'Bharatiya Samaj Shastra ke Pramukh Sampradaya' is a book in Hindi language that deals with the advent, teaching and development of Sociology in India.It is an original book that deals with the major Sociologists in India. This book divides the whole history of sociolog...

Bharatiya Samajshastra ke Parmukh Sampardaya
Rs.380.00

'Bharatiya Samaj Shastra ke Pramukh Sampradaya' is a book in Hindi language that deals with the advent, teaching and development of Sociology in India.It is an original book that deals with the major Sociologists in India. This book divides the whole history of sociolog...

Bharatiya Samskriti men Striyon ki Sthiti
Rs.140.00

Respecting of women was prevalent in Indian culture ever since the Vedic period. The life values of women were considered holy and pure in those times. In the literature pertaining to Ramayana, Mahabharata...

BIBLICAL THEMES IN MUGHAL PAINTING
Rs.1,950.00

Renaissance painting on biblical themes, full of exoticisms and great naturalism, inspired Mughal patrons, Akbar (r. 1556-1605), Jahangir (r. 1605-1627), Shah Jahan (r. 1628-1657) and their court painters active at Fatehpur Sikri, Agra, Lahore and Delhi. Akbar&rsqu...

Bibliography on Indian Buddhist Art and Archaeology
Rs.850.00

The bibliography includes 4081 entries, covering published materials in English and French languages over the last two centuries. It is divided into two parts. The first part contains 2410 entries dealing with Indian Buddhist a...

Blissful Experience, Bhakti
Rs.820.00

Bhakti-yoga is seen as the direct path to perfection that leads to the very heart of religious consciousness. Ramanuja's concept of bhakti (devotion) emphasised the practice of self-surrender through which a person r...

Blissful Experience, Bhakti
Rs.480.00

Bhakti-yoga is seen as the direct path to perfection that leads to the very heart of religious consciousness. Ramanuja's concept of bhakti (devotion) emphasised the practice of self-surrender through which a person r...

Born to Win
Rs.450.00

We got independence not yesterday but a long long time ago. Once upon a time the Britishers ruled us. Today the bureaucrats & politicians are the custodians of our well being. The author has spent almost four decades of his life being a part of a stagnant syste...

Borobudur
Rs.5,200.00

Borobudur was constructed during the eighth century as a guide to the Noble Path of the Buddha. Born from silence and unfolding into the serenity of the other shore, it expresses the glory of Indonesia's awareness and creat...

Brahma-Vada
Rs.170.00

Stirred on, perhaps mystified, by Nature's grand design, the Vedic seers pondered upon the nature of Ultimate Reality: 'Brahman', and how it is related to Man and the World. Over the time, these early reflections tu...

Buddhism and Socio-Economic Life of Eastern India
Rs.500.00

With the revival of Brahmanical Hinduism sometime around the fifth century ad, Buddhism had been dying out in India. But, paradoxically perhaps, in Bengal and Orissa, it saw not only its resurgence, but also a spell of its clim...

Buddhism as/in Performance
Rs.500.00

Professor George has ventured into a comparatively unchartered area seeking, as he does, to explore the art and concept of performance in Buddhism -- more specially in the context of Buddhist meditation and theatre. Spelling ou...

Buddhism in Karnataka
Rs.275.00

Dr. R.C. Hiremath examines the age-old story of Siddhartha Gautama's early life and renunciation, providing the reader with the background of the Shramana schools that did not accept the authority of the Vedas...

Buddhist Art in India and Sri Lanka
Rs.1,000.00

The book is a comprehensive study of the evolution and development of Buddhist visual art in India and Sri Lanka, taking into consideration their diverse forms and the impact of regional trends on them. Consulting a number of o...

Buddhist Tantra and Buddhist Art
Rs.700.00

In (perhaps) secret defiance of the rigid prescriptive codes of the Buddhist monastic order cropped up a new, esoteric cultic phenomenon. Which, later known as Buddhist tantra, not just compromised Shakyamuni's ethical lega...

Buddhist Textiles of Laos, Lan Na the Isan
Rs.2,400.00

Textiles from Laos, Lan Na and the Isan are prized for their artistic brilliance and aesthetic beauty. They speak volumes on a weaving tradition that has evolved through centuries and shaped the socio-cultural life of the peopl...

Buddhist Theory of Meaning and Literary Analysis
Rs.550.00

For over two millennia, language has been one of the prime concerns in nearly all philosophical systems of India: Grammar, Mimamsa, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Jaina and Bauddha which, in turn, not only have shaped the Indian perceptio...

Bull in Early Indian Art
Rs.850.00

The work deals with various aspects of the bull as reflected in Indian art and literature up to the sixth century ad. Perhaps the first effort to showcase the representation of the bull in ancient India, it examines the bull...

Cambodia: Independence and After
Rs.950.00

This book is an attempt to trace the recent history of Cambodia with special reference to international politics. It delves in the mid-sixties when US escalated the war in Vietnam and the year 1998 is taken as the terminal year due to holding of the second general ...

CARE AND ADMINISTRATION OF HERITAGE MONUMENTS IN INDIA (1784-1904)
Rs.3,950.00

The British efforts to safeguard the monumental heritage is indeed remarkable. The central administration of the Company’s Government and subsequently, that of Crown took keen interest in the care of monuments besides implementation of programmes for safeguar...

Cashmere -- Kashir That Was
Rs.220.00

India is a land of communities, and Kashmiri Pandits are one of them. Though they are the original inhabitants of the Kashmir valley famous the world over for its beauty and learning, they are living in their own country as ref...

Chandogya Upanisad
Rs.590.00

Chandogya is the most intriguing of all the Upanishads. It begins with directing the priests of a Soma-yaga to see the hidden wisdom-significance in what they perform and recite as a brute ritual. This sublimating of ritualism ...

Chandragupta Maurya
Rs.400.00

A Ksatriya hero of little-known antecedents, Chandragupta Maurya was unmistakably a born leader of men, who within twentyfour years of his reign: 317 bc-293 bc, established a gigantic empire by not only unifying the countless f...

Change and Continuity in Indian Sufism
Rs.820.00

The common heritage of India is an active concept expressing itself in the myriad forms of integration of diverse cultures and traditions. Change and Continuity in Indian Sufism explores this common heritage through a st...

Change and Continuity in Indian Sufism
Rs.520.00

The common heritage of India is an active concept expressing itself in the myriad forms of integration of diverse cultures and traditions. Change and Continuity in Indian Sufism explores this common heritage through a st...

Chanted Narratives
Rs.900.00

Every region/community of the world has its sahre of oral creativity, in varying measures though. And, accordingly, has its own legacy of 'chanted narratives': epical, hostorical, mythical, romantic, or even ritualistic...

Christianity for Hindus
Rs.170.00

Christianity is the world's largest religion today: about 33.6 per cent of the world's population has Christianity as their religion. It is also a religion that struck ...

Classical and Contemporary Issues in Indian Studies
Rs.1,500.00

This book is a Festschrift volume in honour of Prof. Trichur S. Rukmani that reflects the plethora of issues which she studied in her scholastic life. It includes twenty-four essays by distinguished scholars on various classical and contemporary issues pertaining to Indian studies. While the v...

Classical Indian Philosophy Reinterpreted
Rs.300.00

Classical Indian Philosophy Reinterpreted consists of articles written by Victoria Lysenko and Michel Hulin -- two distinguished scholars of international repute -- on some basic concepts of classical Indian philosophy such as ...

Classical Indian Thought and the English Language
Rs.850.00
This book is based on the proceedings of a Workshop held in 2011 on Rendering of the Categories of Classical Indian Thought in the English Language: Perspectives and Problems.
Although scientific texts appear t...
Cochin Forests and the British Techno-ecological Imperialism in India
Rs.1,350.00

In 1809, Cochin became a subsidiary state of British India, inaugurating a potent phase of administrative incursions into the local economy and environment. Driven by an economic rationale that insisted on maximum exploitation of forest resources for the generation...

Comparative Literary Theory
Rs.550.00

Two cultures of the world — Greek and Indian — have nourished literature. While the contemporary Western thinking is rooted in Greek thought, especially of Socrates, Plato and Aristotle, and percolated down to the modern European languages with the adve...

Consciousness, Gandhi and Yoga
Rs.1,200.00

Consciousnes, Gandhi and Yoga explores the cross-cultural and interdisciplinary Odyssey of K. Ramakrishna Rao spanning over a period of sixty years. Rao's journey is a voyage of discovery of hidden treasures of consciousness in both the East and the We...

Conservation of Wooden Objects
Rs.350.00

The book deals exhaustively with conservation of our ancient heritage existent in the form of wooden artefacts. This volume contains four chapters. The first chapter deals with the history of use of wood, location of wooden artefacts and the n...

Contemporary Indian Drama in English
Rs.750.00

The book, a collection of research papers on the trends and issues in the plays of Badal Sircar, Girish Karnad, Vijay Tendulkar, Mahesh Dattani, Mahasweta Devi and some others, is designed to cater the needs of the students and research scholars of the universities...

Copper-Plate Inscription of Odisha
Rs.3,300.00

Odisha is well known for its epigraphical wealth. More than 400 copper-plate grants and 1,000 stone inscriptions ranging from the fourth to the sixteenth century ce have been discovered so far. In this volume, the author has taken extreme care in documenting all th...

Core Decore
Rs.500.00

Overall the book calls the reader to develop the values of the soul which are much more important than the moral values we have grown with. Also get a deeper psychological understanding on why some people annoy us so much and why we find some people very irritating...

Cosmology of the Sacred World
Rs.300.00

Ancient cultures everywhere sought (among other philosophical speculations), to unravel the mystery of the Universe: its origin, its ultimate root, and what sustains and energizes it. As such, they not only tried to conceive th...

Rs.1,600.00
This volume, Cross-cutting South Asian Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach focuses on two themes that are central to Indological studies: religious practices and heterodox sovereignty.
The first part of this...
Crossess -- Christian and Otherwise
Rs.1,250.00

In “top-of-the-mind” reading, crosses are the iconographic representation of Christianity, though cross became an embodiment of Christian iconography only after the fifth century ce. In this volume, the author unveils the existence of 500 plus crosses, ...

Cult of Goddess
Rs.7,200.00

This volume is comprised of forty-one well researched and illustrated papers on Cult of the Goddess. It tries to trace the origin and trajectory of the divine feminine force in art and culture for over a period of five millennia, which is a great achievement in its...

Cultivating Consciousness
Rs.1,050.00

Consciousness is the distinctive and defining future of human condition. Its study is at once fascinating and frustrating, because consciousness is too familiar to ignore and too complex and elusive to understand and explain. Many consider understanding consciousne...

Cultural History of Uttarakhand
Rs.1,500.00

  Cultural History of Uttarakhand is an out-come of many years of keen observation of the linguistic and cultural phenomena of the whole Himalayan region, right from Ladakh in the west to Bhutan in the ea...

Cultural Interface of India with Asia
Rs.3,500.00

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...

Cultural Landscapes and the Lifeworld
Rs.550.00
This book expounds in a colourful way the diverse literary images that Banaras, the city known as the Cultural Capital of India and the holiest city for Hindus, has inspired and continues to inspire in different writers in the course of history. Few other cities ...
Cultural Tourism in India
Rs.650.00

The book is a detailed exploration of various facets of Indian thought and life that make it a popular cultural tourist site for visitors from all over the world. It presents an account of India's people, history, national ...

Cultural Tourism in India
Rs.1,350.00

The book is a detailed exploration of various facets of Indian thought and life that make it a popular cultural tourist site for visitors from all over the world. It presents an account of India's people, history, national ...

Darshnik Sampratyaya Kosha
Rs.625.00

The present volume consists of a classical interpretation of important Indian philosophical concepts based on the original sources of each system thereof. Two hundred technical terms have been selected from significant schools/branches of Indian philosophy such as ...

Debating Culture
Rs.400.00

Barring the political agenda, the vital forces associated with India's nationalist movement were moral, literary and artistic. Many cultural protagonists were vocal in saying that the regeneration of our society could happen through the revival of our arts and ...

Debating Culture
Rs.250.00

Barring the political agenda, the vital forces associated with India's nationalist movement were moral, literary and artistic. Many cultural protagonists were vocal in saying that the regeneration of our society could happen through the revival of our arts and ...

Decision Making in the Supreme Court of India
Rs.450.00

Analyse the Supreme Court's decision making process adopting unorthodox as well as innovative methodology in the field of judicial research in India.

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Decolonizing Indian Studies
Rs.850.00
The present Indian academic self-understanding of its history and culture is largely Western in origin. This Western intellectual enterprise, however, went hand in hand with a Western political enterprise, i.e. the colonization of India. This raises the question:...
Devotional Poetics and the Indian Sublime
Rs.350.00

The last two decades of the twentieth century have been marked by an immense revival of interest in the sublime, yet past studies have used Western texts as their archives. This book dramatically shifts the focus by examining a...

Dharma and Ethics
Rs.650.00

Set against the background of the contemporary popularity of virtue ethics in the West, this book projects a unified picture of Indian Virtue Ethics by highlighting two ...

Dhvani: Nature and Culture of Sound
Rs.400.00

 

Dhvani (Sound/Nada) is a profound experience that envelopes us from birth to death. Yet it is not easily fathomed. Its...

Dialectics
Rs.180.00

Dialectics is the implicit method of Upanishadic literature. It is also used as a critique for yielding a superior unitive understanding in works like the Bhagavad Gita and the...

Dictionary of Bhakti
Rs.4,000.00

After ce 1000 an important change took place on the religious scene in India. With the arrival of the Muslims and the establishment of Muslim governments in Delhi and elsewhere, Hinduism was confronted with a powerful religious...

Discourses in Buddhist Classics
Rs.320.00

Discourses in Buddhist Classics is primarily designed with twofold objective viz., (a) to serve as the tool for post-graduate teaching of the Course in "Philosophy of the Buddha"; and (b) to sustain the interest of th...

Dishonoured by Philosophers
Rs.580.00

The volume is a study of the importance of upamana (knowledge by analogy) in Indian epistemology. The two stalwart schools of Nyaya and Mimamsa admit the relevance of upamana but differ with regard to many things ...

Dramatic Version of Major Seven Upanishads
Rs.1,100.00

The Upanishads reveal the nature of true vidya: it is the knowledge which leads to the understanding of Brahman which alone is the Reality in the world of appearances. The dramas by Shri Mani Iyer based on the Upa...

Dramatic Version of Major Seven Upanishads
Rs.595.00

The Upanishads reveal the nature of true vidya: it is the knowledge which leads to the understanding of Brahman which alone is the Reality in the world of appearances. The dramas by Shri Mani Iyer based on the Upa...

Dreams
Rs.450.00

This book is a study of the mysterious phenomenon of dreams. Dreams have fascinated mankind for ages. Civilisations over time and varied cultures have attempted to interpret the occurrence and meaning of dreams in different way...

Dreams
Rs.220.00

This book is a study of the mysterious phenomenon of dreams. Dreams have fascinated mankind for ages. Civilisations over time and varied cultures have attempted to interpret the occurrence and meaning of dreams in different way...

Drops of Vedic Nectar
Rs.250.00
Vedamritabindavah  (Drops of Vedic Nectar) is a modest tribute to those who are genuinely interested in Vedas’ universal message. It is a collection of select Vedic statements with Hindi and English translations intending to communicate the Ve...
Durgasaptashati Evam Saundaryalahiri ka Tulnatmak Anusheelan
Rs.500.00

Since the inception of Creation, woman has always been adored as a symbol of strength (Shakti) and beauty (Saundarya). In reality, the importance of woman begins in the foremost ancient text of the Rigveda in its Vak Sukta. Upa...

Early Brahmanical Cults and Associated Iconography
Rs.1,250.00

Attempts to study the development of Early Brahmanical Cults and Associated Icongraphy (c.400 BC to AD 600) in chronological order for the first time and show how the cults reached from their formative stages to the climax in 600 A.D. Also discusses the Iconographi...

Early Harappans and Indus Sarasvati Civilization, 2 vols.
Rs.4,500.00

According to a scholar the Harappan Civilization is the gift of two rivers - the Indus and Sarasvati whose tributaries had played a dominant and decisive role in the origin of this bronze civilization. As of now around 2668 Harappan and its associated sites have be...

Early Indian Historical Tradition and Archaeology
Rs.600.00

In mankind's history, India's is the longest literary tradition -- "so ancient that it cannot be illustrated either by con- temporary books or from monuments". The Rigveda, indisputably the oldest liter...

Early Sculptural Art in the Indian Coastlands
Rs.1,200.00

Scholars of early Indian art traditions have mostly viewed the coastlands as being marginal to the cultural efflorescences that happened in the interiors of the subcontinent. The classical schools of Indian sculptural art which blossomed at Ma...

Ecological Readings in the Veda
Rs.600.00

 The Vedas are indisputably among the oldest of mankind's documents. Which Dr. Marta Vannucci rummages through to address a highly enigmatic question: How man evolved as Man: thinking, discriminating, thought-communicating? Or, yet mo...

Education
Rs.900.00

The anthology Education: Philosophy and Practice, an academic initiative of the Centre for Sri Aurobindo Studies, Jadavpur University, elaborates and analyses various strands of Sri Aurobindo's thoughts o...

Education in Ancient India
Rs.750.00

Mitali Chatterjee's study of education in ancient India focusses chiefly on over two hundred years: ad 319-550, of the reign of Imperial Guptas, which has been variantly described as the Golden Age, Periclean Age, or even t...

EIGHTEENTH CENTURY DECCAN
Rs.2,500.00

Presently, one of the prominent debates in Indian History remains the eighteenth century period that revolves around the relationship between political stability and culture. Eighteenth century marked a significant stage in the Maratha history since in this century...

Eighty-four Asanas in Yoga
Rs.1,300.00

Physical postures (asanas)are the most important and often the only constituent of modern Yoga. Many practitioners believe that the postures derive from an ancient original set of eighty-four asanas. This book, for the first time...

Eighty-four Asanas in Yoga
Rs.800.00

Physical postures (asanas)are the most important and often the only constituent of modern Yoga. Many practitioners believe that the postures derive from an ancient original set of eighty-four asanas. This book, for the first time...

Elements of Indian Art
Rs.400.00

The book is a study of the fundamental principles of ancient Indian art and architecture, dealing with essentials of Hindu thinking and practice of art like the Hindu view of Godhead, iconography and iconometry, and symbols and...

Elements of Indian Art
Rs.850.00

The book is a study of the fundamental principles of ancient Indian art and architecture, dealing with essentials of Hindu thinking and practice of art like the Hindu view of Godhead, iconography and iconometry, and symbols and...

Empathy
Rs.280.00

Empathy is a term much used in popular culture and professional circles. Yet it remains one of the most misunderstood tropes. Most people confuse or conflate empathy with sympathy; though related, these involve somewhat radically different affective or psy...

Emptiness and Becoming
Rs.950.00

The book presents a detailed comparison of process philosophy and Madhyamika Buddhism, analysing the similarities and differences between the two. It attempts a creative integration between the two and introduces a new philosop...

Essays on Rural Development
Rs.650.00

Contains 32 papers on various aspects of rural development classified into six parts - Dimensions of Development; Approaches to Rural Development; Policy and Planning; Organisation and Administration; Sectors of Rural Development and; Case Studies of Rural Developm...

Essays on Sri Aurobindo
Rs.990.00
This anthology is a collection of eleven papers written by the distinguished scholars from different parts of India and abroad. This book presents a panorama of Sri Aurobindo’s philosophy from different perspectives. An endeavour has been made to explain Sr...
Essential Forest Produce in Orissa
Rs.450.00

This volume is the 4th in the ongoing "Man and Forest" series -- a series trying to high...

Essentials of Vedic Literature
Rs.1,250.00

Essentials of Vedic Literature is well-documented and vigorous work encompassing multi furious gamut of various branches of Vedic literature, which is a candid contributions of ancient Indian scholars of supra-natural wisdom. At the outset, this work provides gener...

Ethics and Culture Vol. 2
Rs.750.00
The present anthology is a collection of eleven articles on distinguished thinkers of contemporary India about values in general written by the members of the Value Group, Centre of Advanced Study in Philosophy, Jadavpur University. The eleven thinkers whose pers...
European Union in Changing International Order
Rs.950.00

European Union (EU) is presumably a major player in the world. The developments within the EU and its external postures have theoretical implications and apparent consequences to the rest of the world. The integration process touching the core areas of nation state...

Evolution and Development of Islamic Jurisprudence in Central Asia
Rs.500.00

Central Asia, since eighth century ce, has remained as one of the heartlands of Islam. Mawara al-Nahr (Transoxiania) is a name to reckon with in the annals of Islamic history and jurisprudence. The Abbasid rule (ce 750–1258) in this steppe region paved the wa...

Evolution of Indian Philosophy
Rs.500.00

In the pattern of Bertrand Russell's History of Western Philosophy, this book focuses on the evolution of philosophy in India with reference to socio-political and economic conditions, through which one can learn that life ...

Evolution of Indian Philosophy
Rs.280.00

In the pattern of Bertrand Russell's History of Western Philosophy, this book focuses on the evolution of philosophy in India with reference to socio-political and economic conditions, through which one can learn that life ...

Experiencing One-World
Rs.360.00

Is 'One World' a Utopian ideal? Or just a dream in a world which today, more than ever before, stays riven by parochial, deep-rooted barriers : nationalistic, ethnic, religious, linguistic and many other, leave a...

Exploring Science in Ancient Indian Texts
Rs.850.00

Philosophical and cultural factors play a significant role in developing scientific theories and interpreting data. These factors are also influential in assessing science and technology. We experience a visible distinction in the philosophy and culture of the West...

Facets of Ancient Indian History and Culture
Rs.625.00

  Facets of Ancient Indian History and Culture: New Perception is an attempt to study various phases of ancient Indian history and culture in a new light and present fresh approaches to understanding and interpreting his...

Facets of Vedic Studies
Rs.1,250.00

This book is a collection of 19 articles projecting the Vedic knowledge of mythology, religion, philosophy, literature, grammar, cosmology, cosmogony, space and time, astronomy, sociology, fine arts, poetry, games and sport, accent, mathematics, warfare, education ...

Faith and Devotion in Theravada Buddhism
Rs.480.00

This is an analytical study of faith (saddha), devotion (bhatti) and worship (puja) in the Theravada school of Buddhism. It elucidates these concepts and deals with their objects, viz., gods in general, and...

Feminine Beauty in Indian Art and Literature
Rs.750.00

The book is a study of Indian art representing devotion, love, human moods and sentiments, especially in its depiction of female sculptures on ancient temples. It begins with a discussion on Indian art as synthesis of the subli...

Folk Culture of The Missings of Assam
Rs.1,100.00

The book is an in-depth study of the socio-cultural life of the Mising tribe of Assam, the second largest among the plain tribes of Assam. Studying their oral narratives, it deals with the factors that influence the material cu...

Folk Life and Culture of Odisha
Rs.1,500.00
This book attempts to present an accurate picture of the different aspects of the folk life and culture of south Odisha during the colonial era from historical point of view. Lying between the north and south India across a natural highway along the eastern coast...
Folk Narratives Rituals and Performances
Rs.1,800.00
Folk Narratives: Rituals and Performances reflects the world-view of the traditional societies and it is considered as an Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) of a particular community or society. This study investigates the culture, in a particular socioc...
Folk Songs from Uttar Pradesh
Rs.550.00

Blowing of a conch-shell and/or ringing of a hand bell and/or singing a song to welcome the evening twilight in front of a tulsi plant is a nostalgic scene from India's past. For the majority of the young Indian popu...

Foreign Policy of Bangladesh
Rs.895.00

Foreign policy is an instrument to promote and protect a country's national interest in the arena of international order. Foreign policy provides a general framework of a country's relations with various other states and non-state actors. The strength or we...

Forest Tribes of Orissa
Rs.800.00

In the management of renewable resources, forests have undeniably a vital role and today, as never before, their conservation is an urgency. In view of this dire necessity, the series Man and Forest tries to highlight the relev...

Forest Tribes of Orissa (Vol. 2)
Rs.1,100.00

In the management of renewable resources, forests have undeniably a vital role, and today, as never before, their conservation is an urgency. In view of this dire necessity the series Man and Forest tries to highlight the relev...

Forest Tribes of Orissa (Vol. 3)
Rs.900.00

In the management of renewable resources, forests have undeniably a vital role, and today, as never before, their conservation is an urgency. In view of this dire necessity the series Man and Forest tries to highlight the relev...

Forest Tribes of Orissa (Vol. 4)
Rs.1,200.00
Forests, a precious renewable resource, are habitats of many aborigines and treasure houses of a large number of flora and fauna. Any distortion to them imbalances the life of their inhabitants. Man and Forest series highlights the relevance of i...
Forgotten Identities -- Women Artisans of Kashmir
Rs.500.00

The contribution of women to sustenance and survival of cultures and civilization, as such, has assumed new proportions in the last century or so, with women engaging themselves in a range of activities for livelihood in urban ...

Fortifications in Ancient India
Rs.1,750.00

In the present work, the author has pieced together all the available archaeological data obtained from various archaeological excavations in recent years and made an attempt to reconstruct the beginning of fortifications in the Indo-Pak subcontinent. The author pr...

Foundations of Indian Ethics
Rs.650.00

Attempt to study some of the most central questions of Indian thought with relation to the origin and development of the fundamental ethical concepts which are dealt with by the classical literature of Indian thought. It focuses on the fundamental ethical concepts ...

Foundations of Western Political Thought, 2 vols
Rs.2,500.00

Foundations of Western Political Thought is an energetic, engaged and lucid account of the most important politiclal and social thinkers and the enduring themes of the last two and a half millennia. Written with the undergraduate and graduate students of political ...

From Chant to Script
Rs.600.00

Callewaert started to publish long before the computer age, in 1974. He sent his PhD dissertation to the press typed on paper and then revised three typeset proofs. In 2009, he sent his most recent publication to the publisher on a memory stick: 2,187 pages. Many o...

From Devotion to Total Surrender Sharnagati Yoga
Rs.850.00

The volume is a comprehensive work on bhakti yoga or bhakti marga, seen as the direct path to perfection, the principal means to the progressive perfection of the soul.
The book begins with a detailed study of the origin of bhakti in the Vedas and its underst...

From Devotion to Total Surrender Sharnagati Yoga
Rs.490.00

The volume is a comprehensive work on bhakti yoga or bhakti marga, seen as the direct path to perfection, the principal means to the progressive perfection of the soul.
The book begins with a detailed study of the origin of bhakti in the Vedas and its underst...

Fudo Myo-O
Rs.1,600.00

Shingon Buddhism -- esoteric Buddhism brought to Japan from China during the early ninth century -- inspired a new spiritual energy that found expression in varied forms, especially in art and iconography. A radical change occu...

Fundamentals of Indian Philosophy
Rs.320.00

Indian philosophy reflects some of the earliest thought-traditions in human history. Its foundations can be traced to ancient minds and their capacity for insatiable curiosity and constant meditation. The Indian thinkers of old...

Fundamentals of Indian Philosophy
Rs.600.00

Indian philosophy reflects some of the earliest thought-traditions in human history. Its foundations can be traced to ancient minds and their capacity for insatiable curiosity and constant meditation. The Indian thinkers of old...

Ganapati Upanishad
Rs.110.00

The Upanishads represent a glorious religious-philosophical thinking that is at the core of the Indian tradition. An important Upanishad is the Ganapati Upanishad, found in the concluding part of the Atharvaveda, ...

Gandhi the Pacifist
Rs.350.00

Mahatma Gandhi has been studied extensively as a multifaceted personality from the backdrop of India’s freedom movement. Volumes have been written about him. His world-view and his ethical and spiritual self-discipline as well made him an unparalleled persona...

Gandhi: A Prophecy
Rs.300.00

This book written almost immediately after Gandhi’s demise suggests a fresh view of his struggle to achieve “peace in the human home” embedded as it is in Mallik’s socio-philosophical theory of conflict and its avoidance. Further in the ligh...

Gender, Space and Resistance
Rs.1,800.00

This book explores the presence and contribution of women to the recorded history of Indian theatre. It provides a platform to raise, discuss and debate issues, aesthetics and techniques connected with the Indian theatre in the backdrop of political, social and mor...

Genealogy time and Identity
Rs.1,395.00

Genealogy, Time and Identity provides, for the first time, a detailed analysis of the prasasti and donative parts of the inscriptional records of different Chalukyan families that ruled the Deccan between 600 and 1200 CE. Genealogies are studied not merely as a rep...

Glimpses of Paintings from Kala Mandapa of Jnana Pravaha
Rs.125.00

Indian miniature paintings have a rich and variegated tradition that ranges from the earliest known examples painted on slender palm leaf folios in Buddhist monasteries to Company paintings. Glimpses of Paintings from Kala M...

Global Jihad
Rs.495.00

This book focuses, for the first time, on an entirely different genre of terrorism which, although it derives its inspiration from the Al Qaida, has evolved its own dangerous mixture of state sponsorship, mafia support and religious fanaticism. In the process, the ...

Glorious Indian Diamonds
Rs.6,500.00

India, for many millennia, was the diamond capital of the world and controlled the global diamond business. Indians were the first to discover, mine, curate and market diamonds in the world, and were the first to discover that diamond can be cut only by diamond, an...

Glorious Life After Death
Rs.290.00

The book explores the concept and experiences of life after death based on religious insights on the subject and experiences of human souls on the threshold of death as recounted by doctors. It examines the sacred texts of reli...

Glossary of Revenue and Allied Terms of South India
Rs.850.00

This glossary includes over 5,000 terms collected from the inscriptions in Sanskrit and Dravidian languages, and English, Urdu and Persian archival records. Since many of the words have more than one usage in different contexts, an attempt has been made to explain ...

God as Shunya
Rs.580.00
The philosophy of Mahima Dharma, a religious tradition of Odisha, is centred around the concept of God as Shunya-Brahman, and is remarkable for its stance towards religion, man and society. Mahima Dharma, though very much a part of the Indian religio-phi...
Gods and Masks of the Kathmandu Valley
Rs.1,000.00

The presence of masks as both ritual and art objects is attested among the traditions of mankind's oldest civilisations. Cutting across cultural and geographical barriers, they have exhibited a remarkable range and diversit...

Gods, Men and Women
Rs.5,500.00

The book is an exploration of ancient Indian art from the perspective of gender. It focuses on the period from 181 BCE to CE 320 — a period of great turmoil in the politico-economic, socio-cultural and religious spheres that gave rise to contesting ideologies...

Gompas in Traditional Tibetan Society
Rs.400.00

The importance of the gompa or the Buddhist monastery in Tibetan history cannot be overemphasized: it was the institution that enabled continuity of Buddhism in Tibetan history by performing multifarious functions and in...

Governance and Administrative Reforms
Rs.595.00

There is today, as never before, a need to change the prevailing understanding of relationship between governance and administrative reforms, and not to look at it by the differences in approach and contents. Such an approach need not be a delimiting exercise but a...

Governance in Ancient India
Rs.300.00

From the Vedas to Sutra and Smriti texts, from the time honoured epics to the foreigners' travelogues and literary classics -- leave alone Kautilya's far-famed Arthashastra and other treatises of its genre, ancie...

Guru: The Spiritual Master in Eastern and Western Traditions
Rs.900.00

The book, containing papers presented at a conference held in Venice, Italy, examines the relevance attached to the institution of the guru with special reference to the religions and philosophies of India. It explores the natu...

HARYANA: Cultural Heritage Guide
Rs.1,800.00

This Guide to the cultural heritage of Haryana is an important resource on the unprotected heritage of Haryana. The first section of the guide provides an overview of Haryana's natural, archaeological, architectural and cultural resources with articles that foc...

HERITAGE AND DEVELOPMENT
Rs.1,950.00

The book contains papers and re-commendations of the 12th International Conference of National Trusts, New Delhi, 2007. They represent the points of view of experts in heritage and allied fields drawn from many different countries, and offer a range of perspectives...

Hindu Mythology
Rs.250.00

Hindu mythology is a fascinating world of legends and stories centred around a sophisticated structure and hierarchy of deities and their worship. The many gods and goddesses, depicted in myriad forms in art and literature, con...

Hinduism and its Development
Rs.300.00

This book traces the evolution of Hinduism from ancient period to the modern age. It records Dravidian and Aryan symbiosis in Hinduism, and the impact of Greeks and British, Buddhism and Islam. Quoting liberally from Hindu sacr...

Hinduism and its Development
Rs.180.00

This book traces the evolution of Hinduism from ancient period to the modern age. It records Dravidian and Aryan symbiosis in Hinduism, and the impact of Greeks and British, Buddhism and Islam. Quoting liberally from Hindu sacr...

Hinduism and Scientific Quest
Rs.460.00

Hinduism is not just a religion. It synonymizes the five-millennia of India's cultural heritage. Which is unequivocally manifest in the Hindus' architecture, sculptural art, music, mythology, Sanskrit literary classics,...

Hinduism and Scientific Quest
Rs.300.00

Hinduism is not just a religion. It synonymizes the five-millennia of India's cultural heritage. Which is unequivocally manifest in the Hindus' architecture, sculptural art, music, mythology, Sanskrit literary classics,...

Hinduism on its Own Terms
Rs.800.00
Hinduism, due to its proteanness, is more a way of life rather than a creed. The Hindu tradition recognizes the Vedas as its foundational scripture, Hinduism itself being indigenously known as Vaidika Dharma. Shruti and Smriti are the primary sources of Hinduism,...
Hindus and Tribals
Rs.250.00

The complex process of tribal absorption into the Hindu society and the mobility of jatis in the varna scale has been keenly studied by scholars in the past under various labels -- 'Sanskritization...

Hindustani Music
Rs.1,300.00

  "Hindustani Music: A tradition in transition" is a wide-ranging survey of the North Indian tradition of classical music during the post-independence period. Explicitly, this book addresses music lovers of above-average familia...

Hindustani Music
Rs.790.00

  "Hindustani Music: A tradition in transition" is a wide-ranging survey of the North Indian tradition of classical music during the post-independence period. Explicitly, this book addresses music lovers of above-average familia...

Hindustani Music and the Aesthetic Concept of Form
Rs.520.00

With its roots in the Samaveda (which treats it as a 'divine art'), music in India has a long, splendid tradition. Over the centuries, it has absorbed fresh influences and experimented with new forms to finally e...

Hindustani Music Today
Rs.600.00

Stating that Hindustani music should be rightly termed “Art music” and not “classical music”, the book begins by discussing the features of Art music and presents an approach to appreciating Hindustani music. It provides a detailed understanding of the components of the...

Hindustani Music Today
Rs.320.00

Stating that Hindustani music should be rightly termed “Art music” and not “classical music”, the book begins by discussing the features of Art music and presents an approach to appreciating Hindustani music. It provides a detailed understanding of the components of the...

Hindustani Sangeet
Rs.600.00

There are three major ways of looking at Hindustani sangeet. An easy-to-follow discussion of its basic concepts is one. A truthful and sympathetic, yet not merely laudatory, account of the life and art of some of its masterly exponents ...

Historians and Historiography of Orissa
Rs.800.00

This book is the result of the authors' years of painstaking research in the area of Orissan historiography. The broad contours, parameters and the detours of historiographical perception of Orissan history right from the ancient period till the modern has been...

Historical Geography of Orissa
Rs.420.00

The region of Orissa, from the point of view of studies in historical geography, has always remained a challenging area, not least owing to its vast and complicated history, varied geography and intriguing sources. Though the h...

Historicity of Rama and Krishna
Rs.80.00

This monograph is a research-based disquisition on the historicity of Rama and Krishna. Their historicity has been proved on the combined testimony of literature, history, archaeology and science.

History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 1)
Rs.420.00

Inscriptions are the most authentic and vital source for reconstructing the history of India. Epigraphs were composed in Sanskrit in various parts of India and the ancient Tamil country was no exception to this practice. Among ...

History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 1)
Rs.620.00

Inscriptions are the most authentic and vital source for reconstructing the history of India. Epigraphs were composed in Sanskrit in various parts of India and the ancient Tamil country was no exception to this practice. Among ...

History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 2)
Rs.400.00

Epigraphy, or the study of inscriptions, has played a very important role in reconstructing the history of India. Tamil Nadu in particular has a very large number of epigraphs, which have been of immense help to historians in w...

History and Culture of Tamil Nadu (Vol. 2)
Rs.220.00

Epigraphy, or the study of inscriptions, has played a very important role in reconstructing the history of India. Tamil Nadu in particular has a very large number of epigraphs, which have been of immense help to historians in w...

History of Jainism
Rs.850.00

As one of the world's major religions, founded on the spiritual principles of ahimsa (non-violence), truth, and righteous conduct, Jainism has today 2,600 years of a splendid living tradition -- with a well-defined w...

History of Jainism (3 Vols. set)
Rs.3,500.00

History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthankara, Parshvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and educa...

History today (Vol. 14)
Rs.2,000.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.
The present volume, bein...

History Today No. 1 (2000)
Rs.350.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Cultural Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to History, Historical Archaeology, Studies of Manuscripts, Education, Literature, Linguistics...

History Today Vol. 10 (2009)
Rs.1,500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

History Today Vol. 11 (2010)
Rs.1,500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.

History Today Vol. 12 (2011)
Rs.1,500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.

History Today Vol. 13 (2012)
Rs.1,500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.
The present volume, bein...

History Today Vol. 15 (2014)
Rs.2,000.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.
The present volume, bein...

History Today Vol. 16 (2015)
Rs.2,000.00
History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics, etc.
History Today Vol. 2 (2001)
Rs.500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

History Today Vol. 3 (2002)
Rs.500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

History Today Vol. 4 (2003)
Rs.500.00

 

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to histor...

History Today Vol. 5 (2004-05)
Rs.800.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

History Today Vol. 6 (2005-06)
Rs.1,000.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

History Today Vol. 7 (2006-07)
Rs.1,500.00

 

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to histor...

History Today Vol. 8 (2007)
Rs.1,500.00

 

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to histor...

History Today Vol. 9 (2008)
Rs.1,500.00

History Today is an official organ of the Indian History and Culture Society that is sincerely and single-mindedly devoted to history, historical archaeology, studies of manuscripts, education, literature, linguistics,...

Horizons of the Self in Hindu Thought
Rs.250.00
There is a variety of competing ideas about the nature of self in the Hindu tradition. Efforts to bring them together under a unitary conception were underway for many centuries. Much of the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Oriental scholarship and the latter-d...
Human Consciousness and Yogic Science
Rs.580.00
This volume addresses and analyses the different aspects of yoga and consciousness using scientific and pedagogical tools to fit well into an academic framework. The essence of yoga is the search to know our true selves to discover the real nature of consciousnes...
Human Ecology in the Vedas
Rs.425.00

Directing his view towards the whole universe holistically, amazingly, the 'Rigvedic man -- as this study shows -- was awakened to the cosmic Law and Order (Rita); he saw how nothing: nature, environment, or the univ...

Human Rights As A Western Concept
Rs.120.00

Whether the discourse on Human Rights constitutes an authentically universal discourse, or merely Western discourse masquerading as such, is an issue which has persisted ever since the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted in 1948,...

Impact of Buddhism on Socio-Religious Life of the Asian People
Rs.550.00

Buddhism is an ancient religion that spread across Asia in a matter of centuries and had a rare kind of influence on the social and religious life of the Asian peoples.

Impact of Tantra on Religion and Art
Rs.550.00

With its roots (perhaps) in the prehistoric times, Tantra is a unique, highly complex spiritual tradition of India. Which is hard to define and still harder to be grasped by the non-initiated -- largely because of its occult an...

India
Rs.500.00

It is often taken for granted that Independence from the British rule also ushered an era of cultural and social freedom in India. The author wishes to examine if that is true or if a cultural decline set in soon after. ...

India
Rs.300.00

It is often taken for granted that Independence from the British rule also ushered an era of cultural and social freedom in India. The author wishes to examine if that is true or if a cultural decline set in soon after. ...

India in the Vedic Age
Rs.1,100.00

Vedas aren't just the scriptural texts, but the earliest record of Indo, Aryan civilisation. On the basis of this corpus of mankind's oldest literature, together with his indepth analyses of the later-day Pura...

India Indonesia Bilateral Ties
Rs.800.00

India and Indonesia experienced close historical and civilizational relations from the ancient times to sixteenth century ce. During the Indonesian freedom struggle, its leaders were inspired by the anti-colonial views of Indian leaders. India firmly stood for the ...

India Indonesia Legacy of Intimate Encounters
Rs.750.00
Evidences suggest that India and Indonesia were in trade relations for many millennia, starting from 3500 bce. Suvarnabhumi (Sumatra) is mentioned in Jatakas, Indian epics and Mahavamsa, though there is no sequential documentation of it. The trade relati...
Indian Art Treasures
Rs.3,500.00

JNANA-PRAVAHA

Jnana-Pravaha, the Centre for Cultural Studies & Research at Varanasi represents the vision of its founders, Bimla Poddar an...

Indian Family System
Rs.700.00

The joint family system has ancient roots in India, being traceable to the Vedic times when four generations lived together. The tradition helped in maintaining strong bonds of kinship and keeping alive customs and traditions o...

Indian Knowledge Systems (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,800.00

India has continuous and cumulative intellectual traditions in many domains of knowledge. This tradition has its beginning in the Rigveda, the first attested Indo-European document, and continues to be alive in the life,...

Indian Philosophy and Religion
Rs.650.00

In India, philosophy and religion are linked intimately, inseparably. Barring the Carvaka's materialistic school, every other school has concentrated not just on "the spiritual way of life in the here-and-now", bu...

Indian Philosophy and Religion
Rs.350.00

In India, philosophy and religion are linked intimately, inseparably. Barring the Carvaka's materialistic school, every other school has concentrated not just on "the spiritual way of life in the here-and-now", bu...

Indian Thought Between Tradition and the Culture of Technology
Rs.160.00

The book is a brilliant socio-cultural study of the contemporary Indian society in the context of the invasion of the "culture of technology". The recent spate of technological advancements involves much more than the...

Indigenous Characteristics of Mughal Architecture
Rs.180.00

It deals, extremely briefly, with the evolutionary process of Mughal Architecture, practically from Babur to Shah Jehan (1526 to 1658 ad). Instead of being an exotic phenomenon, as it is largely misunderstood, Mughal Architectu...

Indonesia (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,950.00

The two volumes present a comprehensive study of political, cultural and religious history of Indonesia. Of encyclopaedic significance, they take up a whole gamut of themes relating to history, politics, religion, literature, a...

Indra and Other Vedic Deities
Rs.440.00

In deities : whether in anthropomorphic or symbolic forms, the Vedic sages conceived a transcendent principle, which is far too subtle, far too abstract for the ordinary minds to grasp. And likewise, they concretized "as d...

Integral Philosophy of Sri Aurobindo
Rs.300.00

The book is an in-depth study of the integral philosophy of Sri Aurobindo. It throws light on his fundamental ideas on socio-political issues and concepts relating to Yoga and knowledge. The well researched writings pointedly examine Sri Aurobindo’s views on nationalism, Western imperial...

Integration of Endogenous Cultural Dimension into Development
Rs.560.00

From the post-World War II decolonization to about mid-1980s, mainstream development thinking has focussed on 'economics', on the one-dimensional abstraction of homo economicus, to the exclusion of all else: spec...

Interaction Between Brahmanical and Buddhist Art
Rs.1,000.00

Brahmanism and Buddhism adopted symbol and image worship almost simultaneously in the pre and early centuries of the Christian era. With the passage of time, the forms and plethora evolved and despite several distinctive featur...

Intercultural Dialogue and the Human Image
Rs.600.00

This book, with a foreword by Dr. Kapila Vatsyayan, incorporates Prof. Maurice Friedman's lectures, discussions and exchanges which took place in the Intercultural Dialogue at many levels. The integral dialogical approach o...

Interface of Cultural Identity and Development
Rs.600.00

From the post-World War II decolonization to about mid-1980s, mainstream development thinking has focussed on 'economics', on the one-dimensional abstraction of homo economicus, to the exclusion of all else: spec...

Islam for Hindus
Rs.150.00

The book discusses the fundamental beliefs and practices of Islam with a view to enabling people of other religions to study the principles of Islam and to understand the similarities and diff...

Islamic Resurgence
Rs.700.00

The topic of Islamic resurgence has gained significance in view of the geo-political developments over the last century in the Muslim world. The varied interpretations of tajdid (revival) by the 'ulama and the...

Islamic Thought and Movement in the Sub-continent
Rs.995.00

The book surveys Islamic thought and movements in the subcontinent in the modern times, emphasising on the thoughts and activities of two leading Islamic thinkers of the twentieth century, Maw...

Jaina Contribution to Varanasi
Rs.360.00

Varanasi/Kashi has been a confluence of several religious and philosophical thoughts including Jainism. Four pontiffs (Tirthankara) viz. Suparshvanatha, Shreyamsanatha, Chandraprabha and Parshvanatha are supposed to have been born in th...

Jaindharm Ka Itihaas ( Vol. 3)
Rs.550.00

History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthamkara, Parsvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and educat...

Jaindharm Ka Itihaas (3 Vols. Set)
Rs.1,650.00

History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthamkara, Parsvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and educat...

Jaindharm Ka Itihaas (Vol. 1)
Rs.550.00

History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthamkara, Parsvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and educat...

Jaindharm Ka Itihaas (Vol. 2)
Rs.550.00

History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthamkara, Parsvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and educat...

Jainism in North India (800 BC - AD 526)
Rs.720.00

This book concentrates on the origin of Jainism in north India and its evolution during 800 bc to ce 526 when, not yet crystallised into a set structure and codified into religious books, it retained a genuineness.

...
Jainism in Southern Karnataka
Rs.580.00

The book is on the development of Jainism in southern Karnataka from the time of its emergence in the region after the fourth century ad to ad 1565. Examining numerous inscriptions and literary works of the time, studying Jain historical monuments, it reconstru...

Japa Yoga (Mantra Yoga)
Rs.850.00

The repetition of God's name or of a mantra containing God's name, otherwise known as japa, is a religious ritual, generally meant for the emancipation of the self. The present book on japa-yoga has not neglected this a...

Japa Yoga (Mantra Yoga)
Rs.450.00

The repetition of God's name or of a mantra containing God's name, otherwise known as japa, is a religious ritual, generally meant for the emancipation of the self. The present book on japa-yoga has not neglected this a...

Jyotiba Phule
Rs.170.00

Caste conflicts ruled the roost in the nineteenth-century India. It housed many social evils like untouchability, discrimination against women and the underprivileged, and sati. Education was the prerogative of the mighty Brahmins and the upper-class socie...

Kabir Speaks
Rs.495.00

Sant Kabir was a great mystic and poet of the Bhakti era in India. His dohas (couplets) reverberated the consciousness of both the Hindu and Muslim populace alike, and helped in mitigating the superstitions and hypocrisies extant in the society during the time of S...

Kalamukha Temples of Karnataka
Rs.3,000.00

The Kalamukha temples in Karnataka are associated with the Lakulashaiva movement especially the beliefs and practices of the Kalamukha Shaivites and the jakkanacari style of temples in Karnataka. This volume is a study of two of the best examp...

Kama in the Land of Kamakala
Rs.1,300.00

The entire Mahanadi River Valley is stated to be the land of Kamakala, Uddiyana-Pitha and erotic art. Kamakala means the art of desire; the divine Kamakala is symbolized in the shape of two circular components, the overall shape signifying the union of male and fem...

Kamakhya
Rs.950.00

This is a comprehensive work on the Kamakhya temple complex in Assam: the complex processes of the deity's sanskritization and the temple's role in integrating the people of this region with the mainland. Incorporating details from int...

Kampilya Quest for a Mahabharata City
Rs.380.00

Kampil (Farrukhabad District, U.P.) is a typical Indian village in the fertile terrain of the Ganga-Yamuna Doab. Known for its long, glorious past, the village has, since A. Cunningham's visit here in 1878, compelled increa...

Kantha
Rs.1,500.00
Kantha – the embroidered poetry on cloth – speaks volumes about the imagination of Bengali women and the aspirations that her craftwork reflects. It is a well-conceived art work, which has always attracted people from all walks of life. She creates th...
Karma and Reincarnation
Rs.140.00

The atman (soul), in the Eastern belief system, is eternal, immortal. The phenomenon of (physical) death is, thus, nothing but its disembodiment and its 'reincarnation' in a new body. And what determine as at...

Kashmir Ki Shaiva Sanskriti mein Kul Aur Kram-Mat
Rs.500.00

From within the fold of the tantric Shaiva non-dualism of Kashmir, Kula and Krama are the traditions that have fascinated most of the modern Indological scholarship the world over. This monograph, in the first place, attempts t...

Katha Upanishad
Rs.200.00

Man has always been perplexed with the 'now' and 'hereafter' of his worldly existence. The enigma, called life, with all its attendant uncertainties and everyday strifes and irritants, continues to defy experime...

Kathak: The Tradition
Rs.1,400.00

The book traces the history of Kathaka from ancient to the medieval period: its origin and continuous evolution in a struggle for existence through a process involving fusion, diffusion and adaptation. It studies its etymologic...

Kena Upanishad
Rs.150.00

Kenopanishad is one of the major Upanishads containing the quintessence of the teachings of the ancient Indian seers. It represents their spiritual quest to apprehend the nature of the Ultimate ...

Khayal Vocalism
Rs.460.00

 Khayala Vocalism: Continuity Within Change presents stylistic perspectives on the music of nineteen modern and contemporary Khayala vocalists, representing various legacies which have guided vocal music for about 200 ye...

Khayal Vocalism
Rs.760.00

 Khayala Vocalism: Continuity Within Change presents stylistic perspectives on the music of nineteen modern and contemporary Khayala vocalists, representing various legacies which have guided vocal music for about 200 ye...

KNOW YOUR LIFE TRENDS
Rs.350.00
Like a tantalizing secret, our future remains eternally veiled from us. Astrology is mankind’s effort to lift that veil and glimpse beyond. In gifted hands, astrology provides useful pointers to the future and makes life a smoother experience. No wonder the...
Konarka
Rs.995.00

One of the greatest treasures of Indian Temple architecture and on the UNESCO List of World Heritage Sites, The Sun Temple of Konarka on the East coast of Orissa stands as a witness to the cult of Surya. Even in its dilapidated...

Krishna in the Harivamsha
Rs.990.00

Written over a thirty-year period, the thirteen texts of this book — some of which have been updated, others translated from the original French — address various aspects of Krishna’s childhood in the Harivamsha. As a part of a continuous...

Krsna-Arjuna Samvada
Rs.160.00

"geetaa sugeeta kartavyaa kimanyaih shaastravistaraih

yaa swayam padmanaabhasya mukhapadmaadvini srita."

Kumarajiva Philosopher and Seer
Rs.1,500.00
Kumarajiva, (Jiumóluóshi in Chinese), a philosopher and seer, had a long cherished mission: propagation of the true spirit of Buddhism. He broke political, geographical, cultural and linguistic barriers; travelled through barren lands and rivers, mo...
Kundalini
Rs.320.00

Tantra, an exposition of Sri-vidya, is a thread of Vedic tantu. This ray of the light of consciousness folds upon itself as a coil (kundala) forming the coiled energies of the conscious universe, thus becoming kundalini.
This book looks at Tantra f...

Kundalini
Rs.195.00

Tantra, an exposition of Sri-vidya, is a thread of Vedic tantu. This ray of the light of consciousness folds upon itself as a coil (kundala) forming the coiled energies of the conscious universe, thus becoming kundalini.
This book looks at Tantra f...

Kusana Coins and History
Rs.400.00

The scions of a Central Asia's nomadic tribe, (called Yueh-chi), KUSHANAS descended upon the plains of northern India -- sometime around the first century after Christ. And gradually built a great, vastly extensive empire i...

Le Dialogue Divin
Rs.170.00

Ayant reconnu I'importance, pour le monde contemporain, du message de la Bhagavad Gita, veritable guide pour comprendre la vie et atteindre le but spirituel, le Docteur Surendra Singh Yadav communique ce message en de tres be...

Life and Teachings of Adi Sankaracarya
Rs.200.00

Vedanta is recognised as the leading philosophy of the Vedic tradition. A major proponent of Vedanta was Shankaracarya who laid the basis for the propagation of Vedanta before the beginning of the Middle Ages. His contribution ...

Life and Teachings of Adi Sankaracarya
Rs.300.00

Vedanta is recognised as the leading philosophy of the Vedic tradition. A major proponent of Vedanta was Shankaracarya who laid the basis for the propagation of Vedanta before the beginning of the Middle Ages. His contribution ...

Life of Buddha in Indian Sculptures (Asta-Maha-Pratiharya)
Rs.2,250.00

The life of the Buddha has been a great source of perennial inspiration to scholars, artists and poets since the early times. Many events from the life of the Buddha have inspi...

Life Style and Ecology
Rs.600.00

As one of its significant programmes, the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) has, for sometime, focussed on the lifestyle studies addressing the fundamental questions concerning Man's relationship with Cosmi...

Lifestyle of the Vedic People
Rs.500.00

Based on a deep analysis of the Vedic literature, the book deals with aspects of everyday life of the Vedic people: their housing, mode of production and occupations, social organisation, education, food and drink, entertainmen...

Living the Science of Harmonious Union
Rs.495.00

At the turn of the twentieth century a wise teacher from south India described the culmination of Yoga in a very alluring manner: "When mind, the bumble bee, sips the honey-like sweetness of one's own bliss, fluttering...

Living With Floods
Rs.1,900.00

This book seeks to understand archaeological sites and their relationship with a dynamic alluvial environment in north Bengal, India, between c.600-1800 CE with a special focus on the excavations at the site of Balupur. Moving away from the prevalent emphasis on th...

Local Initiatives
Rs.700.00

This book illustrates how people in rural Bangladesh, without any institutional or material support, manage their water resources to make their environment safer or more productive. Case studies of over seven hundred local init...

Lost Shangri La
Rs.160.00

The Land of Kashmir, celebrated as paradise on earth for its scenic beauty, has an equally enchanting historical and cultural past: this is the place symbolising India's cultural unity, where different cultures have prosper...

Love and Devotion
Rs.225.00

Developed from Guru Nitya's talks given at the Stanford and Portland State Universities, the book represents a study in the universal force of love in two major examples of sacred and prophetic literature : Jayadeva's <...

Love Songs of Narsinh Mehta
Rs.500.00

Love Songs of Narsinh Mehta is a commentary on Narsinh Mehta’s love songs. Narsinh (1408-65), a Vaishnava bhakti poet of medieval India, is considered as the adi-kavi of Gujarat. He is also regarded as a shringara kavi, a p...

Mahamudra and Atiyoga
Rs.350.00

Mahamudra and Atiyoga are particular forms of Buddhist spirituality: Mahamudra, the 'Great Seal', is considered by Tibetan teachers to be the essence of both the short path and the final instructions that conclud...

Make Time for Yourself
Rs.250.00

TThe book Make Time for Yourself – It’s Your Time is a text written from a very personal standpoint, in the context of the author’s spiritual life as a monk. “Nothing in this world has eternal value.  Use ...

Malabar and the Portuguese
Rs.100.00

K.M. Panikkar (1895-1963) became well known as a distinguished  administrator and diplomat. But the field in which he really excelled was history. His best work, Asia and western Dominance, was published in 1953, and raised a great uproar in Christian missiona...

Man in the Forest
Rs.450.00

In the management of renewable resources, forests have undeniably a vital role. And today, more than ever before, their conservation is an urgency. In view of this dire necessity, Man in the Forest tries to highlight the...

Mandala and Landscape
Rs.1,600.00

Since the publication in English of the Theory and Practice of Mandala by Giuseppe Tucci in 1961, our knowledge of the subject has increased considerably. Two-dimensional paintings (Tibetan: thanka, Skt.: paubha) have been disp...

Mandalas and Yantras in the Hindu Traditions
Rs.1,000.00

In recent years mandalas have attracted much interest among a wider public. The main focus of such interest has been directed towards Tibetan mandalas, specimens of which have been included in numerous publications. But mandala...

Mandalas and Yantras in the Hindu Traditions
Rs.700.00

In recent years mandalas have attracted much interest among a wider public. The main focus of such interest has been directed towards Tibetan mandalas, specimens of which have been included in numerous publications. But mandala...

Manthanabhairavatantram, Kumarikakhandah
Rs.15,500.00

The Manthanabhairavatantra is about 24,000 verses long and is divided into three sections (khanda). The one edited and translated here is the Kumarikakhanda. Along with the Kubjikamata, the Mantha...

Matrimonial Alliances and Ancient Indian Polity (c.600 BCE to c. CE 650)
Rs.650.00

Matrimonial alliances between royal families to further the power, prestige and influence were a prominent feature of politics in ancient India. This volume examines the matrimonial alliances among the ruling dynasties of ancie...

Meditation
Rs.550.00

Yoga, contrary to the popular perception, is not merely a system of physical culture. It is, in fact, a uniquely Indian discipline aiming to bring about the 'union' of an individual spirit with the Universal Spirit: the...

Meditation
Rs.280.00

Yoga, contrary to the popular perception, is not merely a system of physical culture. It is, in fact, a uniquely Indian discipline aiming to bring about the 'union' of an individual spirit with the Universal Spirit: the...

Mekong-Ganga Axis
Rs.1,200.00

India has a fascinating history of cultural relationship with South-East Asia, spanning across more than the last two millennia, mainly with the spread of Buddhism and Hinduism, deeply impacting the cultural, religious and social lives of people in countries such a...

Mind and Meditation
Rs.300.00

Mind and Meditation opens the doors of wisdom for people interested in knowing what meditation is and how to meditate.
In this book, Dr Amit Jain uncovers the secrets of our mind, so that we can awaken. In simple words, this book prepares us for me...

Modern Approaches to Fluvial Geomorphlogy
Rs.1,695.00

Modern Approaches to Fluvial Geomorphology provides all the technical aspects of fluvial processes and landforms as a process-response system. Theoretical details of the mechanism of initiation and development of channels, the hydraulic characters of rivers, the en...

Modern Perspectives on Vedanta
Rs.1,800.00

Vedanta has retained its fundamental ideas as enshrined in the Upanishads over the centuries. But it is still extremely relevant in addressing the contemporary problems of globalised and liberalised societies. It is in this context that the Vedanta Congress has met at regular intervals to deba...

Monuments of India and the Indianized States
Rs.2,000.00

This volume presents the plans of temples, tombs, palaces and pavilions found in the Indian subcontinent and the Indianised states of Java, the Khmer, Pagan, Thailand, Vietnam and Malaysia. They contain detailed diagrams of pla...

Morality and Social Justice
Rs.1,000.00

The highly stratified Indian society, with a history of domination by a few on all the sections of the society, is going through a predicament. There is a crisis for justice in every section of the society, particularly in thos...

Movement and Mimesis
Rs.650.00

The antiquity of dance in India is well known but its precise characteristics are not. What, exactly, constituted dancing? How was it distinguished from other performing arts? These and other fundamental questions about the nat...

Mrtyu -- Concept of Death in Indian Traditions
Rs.550.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Mrtyu -- Concept of Death in Indian Traditions
Rs.320.00

Yama, in Hindu mythology, is the eschatologist and god of death. And is, thus, dreaded. Even in today's India, there is a fearful hesitancy, if not conscious avoidance, of any talk about him. Yet, paradoxically, the phenome...

Mudras in Buddhist and Hindu Practices
Rs.1,500.00

Mudras occupy an important place in Buddhist and Hindu religious practices as these signify special meanings, associated with specific divinities and rites, which cannot be represented any other way.

Mughal Architecture
Rs.1,950.00

The architecture created in southern Asia under the patronage of the great Mughals (1526–1858) is one of the richest and most inventive of the Islamic area, including such world famous buildings as the Taj Mahal in Agra or the tomb of Humayun in Delhi, the pa...

Mundaka Upanishad
Rs.140.00

India has millennia-long tradition of spirituality and metaphysical thought. In its worldview, the Absolute/Supreme Reality defies all verbal descriptions -- though it is visualizable in countless ways. The Upanishads, a...

Music Rituals in the Temples of South India (Vol. 1)
Rs.1,500.00

The book presents a wealth of information on the music rituals in temples at various places in south India. Following visits to a number of temples and based on interviews with temple artistes, the author shows that the musical...

Nagriki
Rs.900.00

This book Nagariki is a Hindi translation of Politeia of Platon (Plato). A number of translations of this book are available in English entitled the Republic.
In fact the Republic is not the proper translation of Poli...

Narratives of Indian Cinema
Rs.900.00

This collection of essays by subject specialists examines the politics of violence, communalism, and terrorism as negotiated in cinema; the representations of identitarian politics; and the complex ideological underpinnings of literary adaptations.

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Narratives of Indian Cinema
Rs.395.00

This collection of essays by subject specialists examines the politics of violence, communalism, and terrorism as negotiated in cinema; the representations of identitarian politics; and the complex ideological underpinnings of literary adaptations.

...
Natyapradipa of Sundaramishra
Rs.300.00
The experiences and knowledge from our past are recorded in manuscripts which have been handed down to us over several thousand years. The Government of India, through the Department of Culture, took note of the importance of the vast tangible heritage and, in or...
Nectar Words of My Master
Rs.199.00

  The Nectar Words of My Master is a mala of 108 teachings, offered by an enlightened Master, that can be used as a day-by-day practical guide for spirituality. It deals with the trials of the human soul, when f...

Neither This Nor That But... Aum
Rs.280.00

The volume embodies a highly stimulating mystic composition : Atmopadesha Shatakam, literally "One Hundred Verses of Self-Instruction", unfolding magnificently the relationship of man with cosmos. Written, originally ...

New Focus on Hindu Studies
Rs.300.00

This work surveys the state of Hindu studies over the ages by studying the history of Hinduism in four periods: Vedic Hinduism, Classical Hinduism, Medieval Hinduism and Modern Hinduism. Commencing the study with some general o...

Nitiprakashika of Vaishampayana
Rs.500.00

The experiences and knowledge from our past are recorded in manuscripts which have been handed down to us over several thousand years. The Government of India, through the Department of Culture, took note of the importance of the vast tangible heritage and, in orde...

Numbers
Rs.400.00

In his effort to find an explanation for the unknown, the mysterious around him, the ancient man saw in "numbers", among other things, a high significance. And frequently used them to explain the ineffable or even pre...

Origin of Indian Civilization
Rs.750.00

India's civilization has had a long existence that is documented in a huge amount and variety of literature, its scientific advancements over the centuries, its continuing cultural practices and preservation of art and musi...

Orissan History, Culture and Archaeology
Rs.1,800.00

Lying on India's eastern coast, Orissa is the legendary old-world Kalinga. Which, conquered by Ashoka, metamorphosed this 'terrible' triumphant emperor into a 'compassionate', remorse-stricken votary of the ...

Painted Words
Rs.1,400.00

No celebration of ritikavya can be complete until we have enjoyed the sonorous poetry of Matiram and the sensuous images of Purkhu.

Wit...

Paintings of Bundelkhand
Rs.2,800.00
This volume, a visual journey, through its meticulous deliberations on the wall paintings and miniature paintings of Bundelkhand makes us reminisce the footfalls of valiant Bundella kings, ankle bells of elegant court-dancers, evocative poetry of mahakavi
Palaeography of Orissa
Rs.1,400.00

The book studies the palaeography of Orissa from the third to the seventeenth century ad. It focuses on the evolution of the regional script of Orissa from the Brahmi script to the advent of the modern Oriya script through vari...

Pali Language and Literature (2 Vols. set)
Rs.2,500.00

In Pali is preserved the Buddhist canon. Which, considered as "the most authentic form of Buddhavacana", constitutes the very matrix of its 2500-year-long Theravada tradition. A refined, widely-spoken lan...

Paramhamsa
Rs.295.00

This book is a tale centred on the theme of the philosophic ideals and teachings of Vedanta. With a first-person narrative style, it begins with the narrator's decision to spend the third of the four asramas, the ...

Parijata Haran
Rs.500.00

Krishna Steals the Parijata (Parijataharana) is a collection of a few accounts, edited by Harsha V. Dehejia, on Krishna forcibly taking away Parijata from Indra, which finds expression through the paintings of different kalams. Christopher R. Aust...

Parivaar
Rs.180.00

"Vasudaiva Kutumbakam" -- "the world is my family." Indian culture teacher us this motto, i.e. to treat all beings, animate and inanimate, in the world as our family members.

...

Patient-Physician Relationship
Rs.480.00

The papers presented at a workshop on "patient-physician relationship," organized by Department of Philosophy, Jadavpur University, have thinkers from various disciplines like religion, philosophy and law discussing a...

Performing Artistes in Ancient India
Rs.950.00

Theatre in ancient India or natya incorporated various aspects of art and different branches of knowledge in its very definition -- not only histrionics but also dance, music and fine arts and branches of learning like h...

Performing for Tourists
Rs.595.00

This book is about the culture of performing traditional dance, drama and musical forms for tourists, and is based on the research carried out at Ubud (Bali/Indonesia). This bo...

Perspectives in the Vedic and the Classical Sanskrit Heritage
Rs.325.00

A distinguished scholar who has had a lifetime engagement with Sanskrit studies: ranging from the Vedic samhitas to contemporary literary criticism, Professor Davane here offers at once insightful, highly stimulating per...

Perspectives on Indian History, Historiography and Philosophy of History
Rs.780.00

The volume is a collection of papers on certain aspects of Indian history, historiography and culture. The papers are fundamental, insightful and path-breaking to some extent. Combining literary, archaeological, scientific and ...

Perspectives on the Origin of Indian Civilization
Rs.700.00

The earliest Indian inscriptions date from the third century before Christ. Arch-aeological and palaeo-anthropological evidence, as well as the Indian oral tradition, consistently  point  to the ‘continuity’ of the Indian Civilization back to ...

Philosophical Perspectives of K. Satchidanand Murty
Rs.350.00

This book, on the philosophical contribution of Prof. K. Satchidananda Murty, critically examines his contribution to global under-standing of Indian ethos, philosophy and Vedànta. Dr Boaz explains that Murty has rightly interpreted Indian philosophy with re...

Pilgrimage
Rs.1,100.00

Pilgrimage involves movement of people, either as individuals or as members of a group, in search of the sacred. Spontaneous behaviour, miraculous events, and/or ecstatic visions of individual pilgrims have often resulted in co...

Political Thought in Ancient India
Rs.240.00

Ancient Indians were a highly organized polity, with a well-established worldview of the Rajya (the State). And also of its seven distinct organs: svamin (the king), amatyas (the ministers), janapada/ras...

Ports of the Ancient Indian Ocean
Rs.2,195.00

Ports of the Ancient Indian Ocean looks at the multisided role that ‘ports’ played in the exchange and transfer of knowledge between the ‘Indian Ocean’ and Mediterranean societies. Through the early Greek Periplus to minute descriptions by t...

Prakrti (5 Vols. set)
Rs.3,000.00

PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which has governed and determined the evolution of civilizations and cultures. This 5-volume collec...

Prakrti: The Integral Vision (Vol. 1)
Rs.600.00

 PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which has governed and determined the evolution of civilizations and cultures. This 5-volume collection is th...

Prakrti: The Integral Vision (Vol. 2)
Rs.600.00

 

PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which...

Prakrti: The Integral Vision (Vol. 3)
Rs.600.00

PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which has governed and determined the evolution of civilizations and cultures. This 5-volume collec...

Prakrti: The Integral Vision (Vol. 4)
Rs.600.00

PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which has governed and determined the evolution of civilizations and cultures. This 5-volume collec...

Prakrti: The Integral Vision (Vol. 5)
Rs.600.00

PRAKRTI : The Integral Vision explores the concept of the primal Elements (Sky, Air, Fire, Water, Earth, etc.) which has governed and determined the evolution of civilizations and cultures. This 5-volume collec...

Prasna Upanishad
Rs.200.00

In Upanishads is articulated not only the quintessence of spiritual wisdom, but also the remarkable philosophical genius of the classical Hindu mind. Owing, however, to their complexity, metaphor, and even obscurity, Upanishadi...

Pratyaha: Everyday Lifeworlds
Rs.1,650.00

Pratyaha is the Sanskritized Bengali word for 'everyday' for everybody. The neglect of everyday lifeworlds is due to a taken-for-granted belief that the realm of everyday is the site for common sense and the common place, the very well known, perhaps even t...

Profiles in Deception
Rs.300.00

Dr. N.S. Rajaram was born in Mysore, India, in September 1943. He holds a  B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from B.M.S. College in Bangalore and Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences form Indiana University in Bloomington, U.S.A. He is an internationally known r...

Proto-Historic Pottery of Indus Valley Civilisation
Rs.3,500.00
In the 1920s was found one of the world’s oldest, most mysterious civilizations: the Indus Valley. Which, in view of the relatively more recent archaeological evidence, could possibly have evolved from a much older, indigenous culture: of about nine millenn...
Pure Philosophy Simplified for Youth
Rs.100.00

This small book was originally meant to be a textbook on "Philosophy," to be used in undergraduate studies in all Indian universities, if made a compulsary subject. The compelling necessity of doing so is made clear i...

Purna Kalasa or The Vase of Plenty
Rs.295.00

Puura Kalasha or the Full Vase or Purna Ghata is deeply rooted in Indian culture and religious ceremony. It is a visible symbol of the most mysterious life-forces revealed as Creation, and is a popular decorative motif of beauty and auspiciousness. The author studi...

Purna Yoga: Yoga Pancadasi
Rs.175.00

Yoga is a deep and extensive topic to explain, and attaining absolute perfection in it is extremely difficult. Swami Shantidharmananda Saraswati has however tried to enrich this concise book with complete information f...

Ramayana Through the Ages
Rs.700.00

The long and continuous tradition of Rama-Katha existed in many folk and oral forms before Adikavi Valmiki composed it in Sanskrit in written form as the Ramayana, "a book of divine harmony . . . a bottomless and sh...

Rasa in Aesthetics
Rs.450.00

The Indian tradition of criticism is over two millennia old. And its rasa theory has, from the beginning, essentially influenced authors, connoisseurs and art critics alike. First expounded sometime between the 1st century bc and the fourth century AD in the eminen...

Rasa in Aesthetics
Rs.700.00

The Indian tradition of criticism is over two millennia old. And its rasa theory has, from the beginning, essentially influenced authors, connoisseurs and art critics alike. First expounded sometime between the 1st century bc and the fourth century AD in the eminen...

Rasikapriya
Rs.5,800.00

Rasikapriya is a lakshan granth, a foundational text, of ritikavya or mannered poetry, and Keshavdas is the father of ritikal. It was the early seventeenth century, and in the court of Raja Indrajit of Orchha in Bundelkhand, Keshavdas, th...

Rati-Bhakti Bhartiya Katha Parampara Mein
Rs.600.00

There is intense interrelationship of love and devotion in narrative tradition of India. The concept of Rati-bhakti (love-devotion) is visible in Indian history since ancient times. Love and devotion are two facets of th...

Reconstructing Folk Psychology
Rs.320.00
Reconstructing Folk Psychology is the outcome of a research that looks into the possibility of locating folk psychological structures and issues within the domain of classical Indian philosophy. Starting from the concepts of belief, desire to perception ...
Religion and Culture in Indian Civilization
Rs.750.00

The volume deals with the civilizational dimensions of religion and culture in India. It underlines the point that religion and culture are important elements of all civilizations but it is their interplay that has given a uniq...

Republics, Kingdoms, Towns and Cities in Ancient India
Rs.1,000.00

Ancient Indian polity took a new turn with the emergence of republics in the post-Vedic age. The history of republics covers the period from the age of the Mahabharata to the fourth century AD. Dr. G.P. Singh here comprehensively, yet i...

Retrieval of History from Puranic Myths
Rs.250.00

Did Rama banish his wife Sita? Did Krishna have Radha for his companion? Was Shakuntala Vishvamitra's daughter? Could Bhagiratha bring about the Ganga's descent from heaven? Or, was Vyasa really the author of the tradit...

Retrieving Samkhya History
Rs.600.00

Samkhya is the oldest among Indian philosophies. Rather, it had for long been synonymous with philosophy itself. Over the centuries, it has influenced all other Indian schools: orthodox and unorthodox. At its metaphysical plane...

Reunderstanding Indian Philosophy
Rs.950.00

What is Philosophy?

Is it determined by any geographical boundaries? Does it emerge out of cultural patterns of the society? With such and oth...

Revisiting Literature, Criticism and Aesthetics in India
Rs.1,400.00

The declining decades of the 20th century witnessed discussion of various issues pertaining to colonialism, postcolonialism, literary criticism and aesthetics in India. The present book in its fou...

Rishikas of the Rigveda
Rs.400.00

The volume presents a study of the famous women Rishikas mentioned in the Vedic literature.
The book describes the great respect offered to seers in the Vedic literature and the equal importance given to Rishikas when compared to Rishis. Discussing how even...

Rock Art of India
Rs.2,700.00
Rock art is a vital archaeological source to study and analyse the cognitive evolution of the human intellect across the world. The importance of rock art and its dating has long been a key issue of rock-art research and continues to be attended by difficulties a...
Royal Palaces, Residences and Pavilions of India
Rs.1,300.00

The book brings out the outstanding features of the palaces, pavilions and residences of the ruling class in medieval India -- from the 13th

Rta: The Cosmic Order
Rs.1,200.00

In the Rig Veda there is a remarkable insight on the notion of Rita or Cosmic Order, the inflexible law of universal order and harmony whereby all disorders and chaos is restored to equil...

Russia Looks at India
Rs.700.00

This volume is a collection of articles, written by Russian scholars, on Indian philosophy, religion and culture. These articles explore key issues in the history of Indian philosophy, as well as the fundamentals of Indian reli...

Sacred Complex of Ujjain
Rs.325.00

An anthropologist of wide repute here profiles Ujjain: a millennia-old, pilgrim centre that has been celebrated in history, legend and mythology. Located on the eastern bank of the Shipra -- in ...

Sacrifice and Cosmos
Rs.750.00

In Hinduism, yajna has been at the centre of Vedic thought and practice, epic and Puranic literature. The Upanishads and the Bhagavad Gita add new dimensions to it through their spiritualization and interiorizatio...

Saints and Gurus
Rs.270.00

Saints and gurus have been the guiding spirit of Indian culture. Since ancient times the Indian society has been benefited by their spiritual message. This book is an attempt to bring out the metaphysical, religious, eth...

Saivism
Rs.240.00

Along with Brahma and Vishnu, Shiva makes the Hindu trinity: the trimurti. The name, Shiva signifies 'auspiciousness'. But he is Rudra: the fierce, as well. Often looked upon as the principle of cosmic destructio...

Sakta Contribution to Varanasi
Rs.360.00

The worship of Shakti (mother Goddess) is almost a universal phenomenon and its manifestation is seen in different forms. Indian contribution has also been laudable and it is amply noticed through the figures of Mother-G...

Sakti Cult in Orissa
Rs.2,400.00

In the Hindu world-view, Shakti is the Mother of the Universe: the highest primal power. She is, accordingly, the all-pervading, intagible energy principle that propels the cosmos and its endless human dimensions with the life-...

Samarasya: Studies in Indian Arts, Philosophy and Interreligious Dialogue
Rs.3,000.00

The present volume is a tribute to Dr. Bettina Baumer, an eminent scholar of Indology and Religious Studies in general and of Kashmir Shaivism in particular, and one of the important exponents of interreligious dialogue....

Samkaleen Bharatiya Chintak
Rs.800.00

This is the age of enlightenment. The contemporary Indian thinkers accept and practise the old values, traditions, and have paved the way for a new thought process in philosophy. And this philosophy is the product of an age of India's struggle against long and ...

Samkaleen Bharatiya Chintak
Rs.395.00

This is the age of enlightenment. The contemporary Indian thinkers accept and practise the old values, traditions, and have paved the way for a new thought process in philosophy. And this philosophy is the product of an age of India's struggle against long and ...

Samkhya-Yoga Epistemology
Rs.480.00

The book presents a comprehensive idea of the Samkhya-Yoga epistemology by examining in detail specific representative works including the Samkhyakarika of Ishvarakrishna, Yogasutra of Patanjali, and Yuktidipika, Matharavritti ...

Samnyasins in the Hindu Tradition
Rs.900.00

The present book, "Samnyasins in the Hindu Tradition: Changing Perspectives", covers a wide territory, trying to look at the samnyasins and the samnyasashrama in their long existence from the times of Shankara to the pr...

Samvidullasah -- Manifestation of Divine Consciousness
Rs.1,200.00

Swami Lakshman Joo Raina, also called Lakshman Brahmacarin and Ishvara Svarupa (1907-1991) was one of the greatest saints of 20th

Samvidullasah -- Manifestation of Divine Consciousness
Rs.850.00

Swami Lakshman Joo Raina, also called Lakshman Brahmacarin and Ishvara Svarupa (1907-1991) was one of the greatest saints of 20th

Sanskrit and Development of World Thought
Rs.500.00

This volume, a compilation of fourteen research papers of high value, presented at an international seminar organized by the Rajiv Gandhi Campus of Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Sringeri, highlights the contribution of Sanskrit to the development of world thought.

Sanskrit Drama
Rs.1,300.00

Prahasana and the Vithi are two of the major playforms in Sanskrit Drama. Though studies on some individual prahasanas and vithis have appeared from time to time in research journals, there is no comprehensive study of the two playforms on comparative basis, undertak...

Sanskrit Education and Literature in Ancient and Medieval Tamil Nadu
Rs.650.00

Education, especially Vedic and Vedantic, along with allied subjects, was a prime focus of the rulers of the Tamil kingdoms. This book highlights the educational initiatives during the reigns of the Pallava, Pandya, Cola, Vijayanagara, Nayaka and other kings.
...

Sanskrit Education and Literature in Ancient and Medieval Tamil Nadu
Rs.400.00

Education, especially Vedic and Vedantic, along with allied subjects, was a prime focus of the rulers of the Tamil kingdoms. This book highlights the educational initiatives during the reigns of the Pallava, Pandya, Cola, Vijayanagara, Nayaka and other kings.
...

Saptamatrka Worship and Sculptures
Rs.1,500.00

The worship of Saptamatrika; the seven Mother Goddesses (or the seven Saktis, the divine feminine powers), is over a millennia and half old, pan-Indian phenomenon. And, over the centuries, the Matrika conce...

Sasvara Jiwan
Rs.550.00

This book, divided into three parts, presents the independent thoughts of distinguished scholars on the satiety of life, its various styles and meanings in reference to religion and scriptures vis-a-vis modern science.

Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi
Rs.700.00

The volume presents a comprehensive study of the life and works of Sayyid Abul Hasan 'Ali Nadwi (1913-1999). Sayyid Abul Hasan 'Ali Nadwi is seen as an important scholar in the modern Islamic resurgence who has made significant contributions ...

Science and Golden Ratios in Mandala Architecture
Rs.900.00

Indian temples are a rich repository of the religious, cultural, and artistic life of the society. Of special importance here are the circular, intricate, and artistic patterns called the mandalas, which are placed in th...

Science and Technology in Ancient Indian Texts
Rs.500.00

The volume comprises seminar presentations by experts from India and abroad involved in the study of development of the natural sciences in ancient India. It offers eighteen papers from the seminar that showcase and project the Vedic literature as a ...

Sculptures and Antiquities in the Archaeological Museum, Amravati
Rs.1,600.00

The Amaravati sculptures are famous throughout the world for their special features and they form a distinct school of art called Amaravati school of art. Though Amaravati art pieces take the pride of place in India's best museums, the scu...

Sea-shell as Silver
Rs.200.00

The question of the relationship between the ultimate reality of the universe, and its proximate reality as experienced by us, is apt to boggle the mind, given the vastness of the dimensions involved. The distinction between it...

Sects in Tibetan Buddhism
Rs.360.00

The teachings of Buddha are timeless and priceless. The eightfold path as preached by Buddha is still relevant and concurrent with non-violence and compassion in its central point and can answer most of the problems that the ma...

Self-Knowledge and Agency
Rs.850.00

Inquiry concerning the nature of self-knowledge has been one of the fundamental concerns of philosophy from its very inception. The enterprise of providing an adequate account of self-knowledge is closely related to questions regarding the role of humans as subjects of experience and as agents...

Seven Quartets of Becoming
Rs.700.00

Groomed in a modern academic tradition and post-Enlightenment ideals of creative freedom and social critique, Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950) turned his attention to yoga and the limits of consciousness in its ability to relate to and transform nature. In ...

Seven Quartets of Becoming
Rs.1,200.00

Groomed in a modern academic tradition and post-Enlightenment ideals of creative freedom and social critique, Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950) turned his attention to yoga and the limits of consciousness in its ability to relate to and transform nature. In ...

Shaktapramodah of Deva Nandan Singh
Rs.1,650.00

Shaktapramoda of Deva Nandan Singh is a liturgical paddhati-style compendium of sixteen independent ritual manuals. The first ten works, comprising the major part of the text, are dedicated to the group of ten Tantric goddesses, referred to as the...

Shaktyullasah Sharika Devi: A Yogini of Kashmir
Rs.550.00

Kashmir has a long tradition of yoginis (female saints) and poetesses from ancient times. The life of Yogini Sharika Devi is a witness to this unbroken tradition till the twentieth century. This book delves into the life of Yogini Sharika Devi, who was alw...

Shamanic Cosmos
Rs.320.00

Is 'shaman' a magical operator? Or could he be a psychic, an exorcist, a bio-energo- therapeutist, a fortune teller, an intermediary between the world of spirits and a human collectivity, a cultural hero, or just a myst...

Shorter Philosophical Works of Narayan Guru
Rs.395.00

The work collects Narayana Guru's most important shorter philosophic poems into one volume. They are respectively, the Brahmavidya Pancakam (Science of the Absolute)...

Shri Ram Janmabhoomi, Ayodhya, U.P.
Rs.140.00

Ayodhya has been at the centre of controversy and agitation over the past few years, the focus of tensions being the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi issue. As things stand, all are aware that the structure called 'Babri Masjid' go...

Shri Suparanadhyayah
Rs.500.00
The experiences and knowledge from our past are recorded in manuscripts which have been handed down to us over several thousand years. The Government of India, through the Department of Culture, took note of the importance of this vast tangible heritage and, in o...
Shri Yantra and The Geophilosophy of India
Rs.600.00

The concept of geophilosophy, or to be more precise geo-metaphysics, is an enduring bond between the philosophical thought and its terrestrial support. Essentially the geographical positioning of a country influences its thinking and thus impacts its philosophy.

Sitar and Its Music
Rs.500.00

Sitar and Its Music is a revised and enlarged edition of a much sought-after reference book on instrumental music, appeared as Sitar and Its Techniques, in 1981. It is a serious attempt to convey the basic principles and allied information on sita...

Sitar and Its Music
Rs.280.00

Sitar and Its Music is a revised and enlarged edition of a much sought-after reference book on instrumental music, appeared as Sitar and Its Techniques, in 1981. It is a serious attempt to convey the basic principles and allied information on sita...

Siva-Parvati and Allied Images (2 Vols. set)
Rs.8,000.00

The work explores the physical and emotional interaction between Shiva and Parvati as represented in sculptural works in the Indian subcontinent. In two volumes, it examines a host of images supported by classifications of Shiv...

Social Ecology
Rs.1,000.00

This book of Radhakamal Mukerjee, with an “introduction” of Klaus Seeland, is an authoritative study on “social ecology”. Social ecology is different in scope from human ecology. Since there is whole gamut of confusion about the term social ...

Social History of the Tamils (1707 - 1947)
Rs.850.00

Notwithstanding the prolificity of indepth researches in contemporary historiography, Professor Subramanian's book is the first concentrative effort to track down the social history of the Tamils.

Social History of the Tamils (1707 - 1947)
Rs.450.00

Notwithstanding the prolificity of indepth researches in contemporary historiography, Professor Subramanian's book is the first concentrative effort to track down the social history of the Tamils.

Society in Ancient India
Rs.650.00

It is a fascinating, meticulously documented study unveiling, for the first time, the ancient Indian society in all its variegated evolutionary expressions across about two-and-a-half millennia: since the Vedic times (c....

Society in the Atharvaveda
Rs.225.00

Of the Vedas the Atharvaveda, the Veda of the masses, is unique. Unlike the Rig, Sama and Yajur Vedas, the Atharvaveda delineates the life of the common man in the ancient Indian village community --...

Sovereignty, Power, Control
Rs.620.00

In Sovereignty, Power, Control, John McLeod uses the princely states of the Western India States Agency (now in Gujarat) as a case-study to examine the triangular relationship among the Indian princes, the politicians of the states'...

Speaking of Dance
Rs.1,000.00

Indian classical dance is a 'high art'. In ancient India, it was even venerated as a 'sacred' act. Ever since Bharata wrote his seminal Natyashastra (c. 200 ce), it has been one of the central elem...

Sraddha-Sagara of Kullukabhatta
Rs.300.00

A religious institution with millennia of uninterrupted continuity, shraddha (broadly) is an individual's homage, through certain ritualistic offerings, to the sacred memory of his ancestors. Involved in the shrad...

Sree Narayana Guru
Rs.375.00

It is a holistic, at once compelling account of a saint-reformer of modern Kerala: Sree Narayana Guru (1856-1928). Veritably a versatile genius: a sage, philosopher, poet and social revolutionary, all rolled into one, Gurudeva ...

Sri Aurobindo and His Contemporary Thinkers
Rs.600.00

The period spanning the latter half of the eighteenth century and the nineteenth century in India was marked by a reawakened national spirit to reinterpret Indian traditional values in modern light. This book, comprising delibe...

Sri Aurobindo: Saga of a Great Indian Sage
Rs.800.00

Sri Aurobindo is one of the most well-known Indian personalities of the twentieth century. He was a freedom fighter, a yogi and a poet; he developed what has become known worldwide as Integral Yoga. As a sage of great wisdom, he was twice nominated for the Nobel Pr...

Sri Aurobindo: Saga of a Great Indian Sage
Rs.495.00

Sri Aurobindo is one of the most well-known Indian personalities of the twentieth century. He was a freedom fighter, a yogi and a poet; he developed what has become known worldwide as Integral Yoga. As a sage of great wisdom, he was twice nominated for the Nobel Pr...

Sri Devnarayan Katha
Rs.680.00

Sri Devnarayan Katha is an oral narrative extolling the life and deeds of Sri Devnarayan a widely venerated deity of Rajasthan. Bhopas or itinerant, costumed singers recite and perform the narrative durin...

Stonemill and Bhakti
Rs.750.00

Tangible patrimony usually attracts attention and efforts of preservation. Intangible cultural traditions do often go with the winds of history when their social and material setting disappears. Such is the case with the songs ...

Studies in Vedanta
Rs.550.00

Professor Rama Rao Pappu, who has been teaching philosophy in US universities since the sixties founded the "International Congress of Vedanta" in 1986 at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA. Vedanta Congresses initia...

Sunya Purusa
Rs.500.00

This pioneering study of the indigenous philosophical tradition of Orissa which evolved between the 15th -- 16

Sura
Rs.280.00

Associated with wrath, gambling and, at the symbolic level, with darkness and misery, sura has been strongly condemned in Vedic literature. Yet, paradoxically, it has not just found its way into a Vedic sacr...

Surya Siddhanta
Rs.220.00

The Surya Siddhanta is one of the earliest astronomical texts of the ancient India. Under the tradition of Upanishads, the Surya Siddhanta reveals the knowledge of the planetary motion of the solar system directly given by the Sun god to Mayasura,...

Tales of Krishna
Rs.99.00

The book presents the stories on Krishna as contained in the Bhagavata Puranam which was narrated by Sage Shuka to King Parikshit according to legend. The tales relate to events before the birth of Krishna and Krishna's ...

Tantra
Rs.240.00

Varanasi, the abode of Lord Shiva has also embraced other sects including Vaisnavism. If Shiva is Nataraja or Natesha, Krishna is known as Natavara dancing with gopis. There are traditions which reveal that Kashi was onc...

Tantra and Sakta Art of Orissa (3 Vols. set)
Rs.7,000.00

The emergence of Tantrism and Shaktism in the sixth-seventh centuries in ancient India symbolised a belief in fertility worship, worship of the female principle with the Devi/Goddess supreme as the Energy/Power -- the substance...

Tantra Mantra Yantra in Dance
Rs.900.00

The Indian perspective has always been holistic and all-inclusive: thought and activity in different fields, at different levels, have been interlinked to produce what has been timeless. Indian arts is a classic example of such...

Tantric Forms of Ganesa
Rs.480.00

Although the number of publications dealing with Ganesha is not insignificant, few take original Sanskrit texts into consideration. The Tantric aspects of the deity have certainly been studied too little. This book contributes ...

Tantric Hedonism of Mahanadi Valley
Rs.1,000.00

Man has the quality to plunge, dive and strike to the inner moods through Tantric Yoga for self-realization. Tantra is a parallel cultivation of the Vedic wisdom through which India reached its topmost zenith. Based on t...

Tattvabodha Vol. 4
Rs.400.00

The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in February 2003 by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India with the purpose of locating, documenting, preserving and disseminating the knowledge content of India's handwritten manuscripts, said to be the largest collection of handw...

Tattvabodha Vol. 5
Rs.450.00

The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in February 2003 by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India with the purpose of locating, documenting, preserving and disseminating the knowledge content of India's handwritten manuscripts, said to be th...

Teaching Philosophy in the Twenty-First Century
Rs.380.00

The relevance of philosophy in the strife torn world of today cannot be undermined: going into the 'why' of ideas, philosophy examines the importance of concepts and ways to cultivate values, and foster them. But its gr...

Tejaswini
Rs.100.00

Tejasvini is an inspirational handbook that records the contribution and sacrifice of sixty-seven great Indian women from various walks of life. These short biographical accounts capture in letter and spirit the strength and power of women from eleventh century ce to our pres...

Temples in India
Rs.850.00

This volume is a study of the beginning and evolution of temple architecture in India which covers sculptures and carvings as well.

Temples in India
Rs.500.00

This volume is a study of the beginning and evolution of temple architecture in India which covers sculptures and carvings as well.

Temples with Multiple Garbhagrihas
Rs.1,500.00

Hindu temples are raised to their deities. They are a means to acknowledge the deity and to enshrine his/her images. People honour and worship the deity. Within the Hindu pantheon, there is an array of divinities spread over three major sects — Vaishnava, Sha...

Thailand (2 Vols. set)
Rs.1,000.00

The book is a comprehensive study of different aspects of Thai political life, religion, art and literature with the emphasis on the role of Buddhism in influencing the Thai culture and way of life. Showing how Thailand has a u...

That Alone, the Core of Wisdom
Rs.895.00

"With this verse you are entering into an intense spiritual discipline." Thus concludes the commentary of the first verse of Atmopadesha Shatakam, the One Hundred Verses of Self Instruction of Narayana Guru, th...

That Thou Art
Rs.190.00

Written with extraordinary clarity and elegance, this book is an excellent exposition of the complex philosophy of Advaita. A special feature of the book is that it inspires the readers to inquire deeply into their own traditions and undertake...

The Archaeology of Hindu Ritual
Rs.995.00

In this groundbreaking study, Michael Willis examines how the gods of early Hinduism came to be established in temples, how their cults were organised, and how the ruling elite supported their worship. Examining the emergence of these key historical developments in...

The Art of Tabla Rhythm
Rs.550.00

This authoritative work deals comprehensively with Tabla rhythm, focusing, if in brief, on its history and aesthetics. It is aimed at the Tabla student, the Tabla performer, as well as the inquiring listener of Hindustani music...

Rs.180.00
The Aryabhatiya of Aryabhata is of great work in the annals of the history of Indian mathematics and astronomy. This volume is expected to give a complete translation  (with notes) of the Aryabhatiya with references to some of the most impo...
The Bhagavad Gita
Rs.850.00

Eknath Easwaran points out, the Gita is not what it seems -it's not a dialogue between two mythical figures at the dawn of Indian history. "The battlefield is a perfect backdrop, but the Gita's subject is the war within, the struggle for self-mastery t...

The Bhagavad Gita
Rs.295.00

Eknath Easwaran points out, the Gita is not what it seems -it's not a dialogue between two mythical figures at the dawn of Indian history. "The battlefield is a perfect backdrop, but the Gita's subject is the war within, the struggle for self-mastery t...

The Brhadaranyaka Upanisad (3 Vols. Set)
Rs.2,200.00

The Upanishads capture the quintessence of Indian spiritual wisdom -- unfolding deepest, highly perceptive reflections on human existence and how it is related to the mysterious cosmos. Authored by enlightened seers over...

The Brhadaranyaka Upanishad (Vol. 1, Madhu Kanda)
Rs.800.00

  The Upanishads capture the quintessence of Indian spiritual wisdom -- unfolding deepest, highly perceptive reflections on human existence and how it is related to the mysterious cosmos. Authored by enlightened seers over the peri...

The Brhadaranyaka Upanishad (Vol. 2, Muni Kanda)
Rs.800.00

  The Upanishads capture the quintessence of Indian spiritual wisdom -- unfolding deepest, highly perceptive reflections on human existence and how it is related to the mysterious cosmos. Authored by enlightened seers over the peri...

The Brhadaranyaka Upanishad (Vol. 3, Khila Kanda)
Rs.600.00

  The Upanishads capture the quintessence of Indian spiritual wisdom -- unfolding deepest, highly perceptive reflections on human existence and how it is related to the mysterious cosmos. Authored by enlightened seers over the peri...

The Buddhist Art of Kausambi
Rs.2,500.00

One of the major centres of Buddhist art in ancient times, Kausambi provides evidence of an uninterrupted art tradition spanning centuries. Pointing to the scant attention Kausambi has received from scholars in the past, this w...

The Celestial Nagasvaram
Rs.1,200.00

Nagasvaram, world’s loudest non-brass acoustic instrument, is known as mangala vadyam (auspicious instrument), and raja vadyam (king of all instruments). This popular wind-group musical instrument is well known all over the south In...

The Challenge of Truth
Rs.120.00

Ayodhya has been at the centre of controversy and agitation over the past few years, the focus of tensions being the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi issue. As things stand, all are aware that the structure called 'Babri Masjid' go...

The Clasp of Civilizations
Rs.750.00

Our planet seems to be getting smaller and smaller. We now interact all the time with our once-distant neighbours around the globe. Yet our cultures remain almost as different as ever. Civilizations are the largest widely recognized units of this diversity. Over th...

The Concept of War
Rs.550.00

War makes life miserable for both the parties involved, the invader and the invaded. No war is fought without losing men and material, stripping off societal life and political order. Simultaneously it contributes to the progress of the society and preserves the li...

The Cultural Dimension of Ecology
Rs.600.00

Urbanization. Industrialization. Market Economy. Technocentric Lifestyles. Degenerated Consumerism. Air, Water and Land Pollutions. These are some of the tell-tale expressions, recurringly surfacing in the concerns about ecolog...

The Cultural Dimension of Education
Rs.700.00

Traditional education strives to expand the spheres of existence through social awareness (forming kinship with the entire world), cosmological awareness (expansion of the being by self-transformation), and tec...

The Cultural Glory of Ancient India
Rs.700.00

India has a millennia-long, glorious past. In mankind's history, it is unmistakably a rich chapter: splendid in expression and awe-inspiring in immensity. Recognised world-wide for the sublimity of its thought that transcen...

The Cultural Heritage of the Trans-Himalaya (Kinnaur)
Rs.3,200.00
The work is a study of the cultural heritage of the trans-Himalayan area of Himachal Pradesh, especially Kinnaur, that involves documentation of traditional institutions like temples, monasteries, Bon chos, artefacts, forts and old dialects of various ethnic grou...
The Dalai Lamas
Rs.380.00

From the fifteenth century on, the Dalai Lamas emerged as the pre-eminent spiritual and secular leaders of Tibet. In his foreword to this book Tenzin Gyatso the Fourteenth Dalai Lama states that "Buddhism, with its powerfu...

The Demographic Siege
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In today's India, demography is a hot item, not just because of the economic and ecological burden of overpopulation, but even more because of the differential between Hindus and Muslims with its real or perceived political implications. Official census data sh...

THE DUSSEHRA OF KULU
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In many ways, the Dussehra of Kulu has few parallels, not only as a religious ‘festival’ or a colourful annual ‘fair’, but also as a cultural phenomenon. For more than three hundred and fifty years, the festival, participated in by hundreds ...

The Eternal Hinduism
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Many misconceptions circulate about Hinduism, mainly because scholars have relied exclusively on popular sources or political slogans of Hinduttva. The Eternal Hinduism, which is fundamentally a study of text and context...

The Ever-Transcending Quest
Rs.450.00

A quarter century ago I recognized the intensely personal but also revolutionary nature of Sri Chinmoy’s writings on spirituality. Never before has anyone dared to suggest that the divinity Himself is evolving and transcending. This was a spirituality that so...

The Future Buddha Maitreya
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Maitreya is not just one of the myriad divinities of the Buddhist pantheon; he is revered by the devout as the Buddha of the fifth world cycle, the Ultimate Buddha, the Much-Awaited Deliverer, who (like Kalki -- a would-be inca...

The Goa Inquisition
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J.C. BARRETO MIRANDA, a Goan historian, speaks of this Holy office: "The cruelties which in the name of the religion of peace and love this tribunal practised in Europe, were carried to even greater excesses in India, where the Inquisitors, surrounded by luxur...

The Hathigumpha Inscription of Kharavela and the Bhabru Edict of Ashoka
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Ever since its discovery in AD1825, Kharavela's Hathigumpha Inscription has had a fascinating course. It is not a royal panegyric merely; it is an epitome of history, specially of the so-called dark period -- unveiling, as ...

THE HERITAGE SITES OF GUJARAT
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Human settlements in Gujarat can be traced back to the Stone Age period (Palaeolithic, Mesolithic) in the valleys of the river Sabarmati, Tapi, Narmada, Mahi and its tributaries. During the Protohistoric period i.e. approximately 5,000 years from the present, Gujar...

The Hill Bhuiyas of Orissa
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Bhuiyas, numbering around two million, are the aboriginal tribes of Central Hill Belt of India. These primitive Pauri or Hill Bhuiyas of Keonjhar, Bonai and Pal Lehera states, and the Hinduized Bhuiyas of Himgir and Nagra of Gangpur State of Orissa in British India...

The Holistic Yoga
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The book presents a study of different types of yoga as all of them are considered essential at different stages in the path of spiritual evolution: hatha yoga, raja yoga, kriya yoga, japa yoga, laya yoga, kundalini yoga, na...

The Iconography of Vaisnava Images in Orissa
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This work is a well-researched attempt to analyse the Vaishnava iconography of Orissa which is unique in that there are to be found an overwhelming number of Vishnu images in the region despite paucity of Vishnu temples and ins...

The Immortal Tales
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The readers are hereby being presented with a bouquet of forty-eight short stories in the form of the The Immortal Tales. Each of the story is unique with an elegance an...

The Indian Diaspora
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Since the late 1990s, the Indian community in Australia has grown faster than any other immigrant community. The Indian Diaspora has made substantial contributions to the multi-ethnic and multi-religious diversity within Australia. The growth of Hinduism and Sikhis...

The Indian Temple Traceries
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The present m'onograph is unique in that it, for the first time, extensively treats the subject of Indian temple j alas or grilles together with an in depth discussion in the light of relevant medieval vastusastra passages ...

The Integrity of the Yoga Darsana
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The Integrity of the Yoga Darshana centres on the thought of Patanjali, the great exponent of the authoritative and Classical Yoga school of Hinduism and the reputed author of the Yoga-sutras. In this textual, h...

THE LEPCHAS OF DZONGU REGION IN SIKKIM
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The Lepchas are the original inhabitants of Sikkim. The recorded knowledge of the social and domestic life of these shy and retiring Himalayan people is scanty. They are concentrated in the Dzongu Reserve of north-central Sikkim. Their age-old ethos of egalitariani...

The Lies About Truth
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The truth which can be spoken is, for sure, not the truth. Truth is never beautiful and beauty is never true. Thats the first premise in Tao, says Karl. For someone who summarily dismisses any possibility of anyone ever knowing truth, its a wonder that this guy Kar...

The Marwari Community in Eastern India
Rs.550.00

The migration of a community to a specific region and its prosperous growth there, is dependent on a number of socio-economic factors that require in-depth research to understand the nuances of change and complexities of the co...

The Metaphors of Indian Arts and Other Essays
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This anthology Metaphors of the Indian Arts and Other Essays is a selection of writings of Dr Kapila Vatsyayan’s nearly four-decade long journey as an art critic and art historian. It reveals the distinct nature of Indian arts from the angle of the w...

The Mosques of the Indian Subcontinent
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The spread of Islam in India produced some of the most spectacular monuments, the mosques stand as testimony to the great architectural skill and expertise of the Indian subcontinent through centuries and constitute one of the ...

The Myth of the Aryan Invasion of India
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This book was first written in 1994 in order to summarize important new information on the ancient history of India that refutes commonly held views on the subject inherited from the nineteenth century. It was a condensation of longer material from books of mine li...

The Nature of Living Tradition
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  Indian Parampara is a response to secular Western thought on tradition and modernity. Presented here are contributors from a distinguished group of Indian scholars representing a wide ...

The Panorama of Jaipur Paintings
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Over the centuries, Indian art tradition came to have its differentiative regional, even local, specificities. For instance, the Jaipur School of Painting. Isolating itself from other Rajasthani genres like Mewar, Bikaner or Bu...

The Philosophical Foundations of Hinduism
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The book presents an understanding of the philosophical roots of Hinduism: the nature and meaning of Hinduism as revealed in its Shruti and Smriti traditions. The discussion begins with an analysis of the Shruti a...