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An Introduction to the Ajanta Caves with Examples of six caves
Rs.1,100.00
Ajanta, a World Heritage Monument, houses an ancient Buddhist monastery that developed across two phases: the Satavahana phase (late 3'd c. BCE-1s` c. BCE) and the Vakataka phase (ca. 462-480 CE). It has preserved some of the finest examples of ancient rock-c...
ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF A SIKH STATE: FARIDKOT
Rs.3,500.00

The Faridkot State was one of the Sikh States created in Malwa region of the Punjab during the later half of the eighteenth century. It came into its own under Raja Pahar Singh (1827-49) when the British extinguished the neighbouring mighty kingdom of Lahore. Durin...

Architecture and Sculpture of the Pushpagiri Temples
Rs.1,750.00

This book is devoted to a study of the architectural, sculptural and iconographical wealth of the temples at Pushpagiri in Andhra Pradesh, India and gives exhaustive descriptions ranging from 11th to 16th centuries A D. These temples abound in narrative sculptures ...

Art and Craft Workshop Under the Mughals
Rs.750.00
This book makes an in-depth study of the art and craft workshops under the Mughals, with special focus on Jaipur Karkhanas. Based on the karkhanajat papers comprising roznama, arhsatta, siyah and taujih, as well as rare documents in the Town Hall Museum at Jaipur...
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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Islamic Tombs in India
Rs.1,250.00

The work by an Indological scholar who has studied different architectural traditions of the world covers the architecture and iconography of some 36 Islamic tombs in India spanning a period of o...

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 o...

KOS MINAR IN HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
Rs.1,450.00

The ‘Kos Minar’ literally means a tower marking the distance of a kos. They are medieval milestones that were erected on the main highways across the empire to mark the distance. Such structures served as beacons for caravans. Explaining the purpose of ...

LAL KOT TO LAL QILA: THE ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF DELHI
Rs.2,800.00

From Lal Kot to Lal Qila, the journey of Delhi is indeed a long one, spanning many centuries; and through which, one witnesses the emergence and abandonment  of  several  capitals.
It reveals not just ten fortifications, known to us as Lal Ko...

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 ...

Mughal Inlay Art
Rs.280.00

The book studies 'INLAY' art as it developed in Mughal Architecture indigenously, from Humayan to Shah Jehan (c. 1535 to 1658 AD), landmark examples of which have been illustrated. Mughal inlay is architectural, ...

ORNAMENTATION IN INDIAN ARCHITECTURE
Rs.2,950.00

For a building to become architecture, it must be thematically essentialized through a process of ornamentation.
Oramentation is that component of the art product which is added, or worked into it, for purpose of embellishment. In general, however, “o...

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

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...

Sculptures in Bangladesh
Rs.5,000.00

Sculptures in Bangladesh is a descriptive inventory of select Hindu, Buddhist and Jain stone and bronze images (up to the c. 13th century) in the museums and private collections of Bangladesh. This volume is the outcome of a collaborative effort of five sc...

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...

THE HERITAGE OF HAIDER ALI AND TIPU SULTAN
Rs.5,950.00

This book is a pioneering work on an area which has received scant attention in the past. Studies on the period of Haider Ali and Tipu Sultan – the ‘Mysore Sultans’ inevitably focus on the dominant narrative of political history of the time and it...

The Iconography of Architectural Plans
Rs.2,000.00

Over the rolling centuries, Buddhism and Hinduism, two of the world's oldest sustained faiths, came to evolve a complex, yet precisely defining, iconic language: not just for figural representati...

The Indian Temple Traceries
Rs.3,600.00

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 Torana in Indian and Southeast Asian Architecture
Rs.4,200.00

The present work discusses in depth the subject of toranas (arched portals or festoons) in the ancient and medieval architecture of South- and South-east Asia, with spec...

Vishnu Temples of Kanchipuram
Rs.4,800.00

Kancipuram was the important capital of north Tamil Nadu for a long period -- from the first-second century ce to the end of the seventeenth century. It was a beautiful city laid out in the form of a lotus, according to the poe...