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Product Description: Showcases pioneering methodology using the influence of the monsoon on early Indian culture and its resulting influence on Indian artThe book depicts a new framework for examining the Vedic assimilation of indigenous Indian cultureFrog Hymns and Rain Babies is a repertoire of monsoonal animal and plant imageryPeculiar to the Indian subcontinent are the six seasons, the monsoon or rainy season being one of them...read more

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9788192110646 | Marg Pubns, September 16, 2013, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Showcases pioneering methodology using the influence of the monsoon on early Indian culture and its resulting influence on Indian artThe book depicts a new framework for examining the Vedic assimilation of indigenous Indian cultureFrog Hymns and Rain Babies is a repertoire of monsoonal animal and plant imageryPeculiar to the Indian subcontinent are the six seasons, the monsoon or rainy season being one of them.

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Product Description: Reflecting the spirit of East Indian myths, legends, and fables, these illustrations were compiled by one of the nineteenth century's foremost Orientalists. Edward Moor published The Hindu Pantheon in 1810, and this new volume draws upon his exposition of India's religious iconography to offer a spectacular array of images of Hindu deities...read more

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9780486451312 | Dover Pubns, October 13, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Reflecting the spirit of East Indian myths, legends, and fables, these illustrations were compiled by one of the nineteenth century's foremost Orientalists.

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Hinduism is arguably the oldest of religions, with an estimated 700 million followers today worldwide. The key elements of Hindu practice and belief are introduced in this elegant book, accompanied by stunning images from the collection of the British Museum.

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9780714124230 | Ill edition (British Museum Pubns Ltd, November 22, 2004), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Hinduism is arguably the oldest of religions, with an estimated 700 million followers today worldwide.

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Product Description: Reformatted into a new, smaller size, the masterful Indra Sharma’s celebrated collection of traditional spiritual Indian paintings is now more affordable than ever. With painstaking detail put into each illustration, these beautiful works of art highlightExpressing his spirituality through art, Sharma’s unique masterpieces are meant to inspire peace and reflection in the viewer...read more
By James H. Bae and Indra Sharma (other contributor)

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9781608875436 | Mandala Pub Group, April 21, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Reformatted into a new, smaller size, the masterful Indra Sharma’s celebrated collection of traditional spiritual Indian paintings is now more affordable than ever.
9781886069459 | Mandala Pub Group, October 1, 2001, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In a World of Gods and Goddesses marks the first time a large collection of Indra Sharma's work has appeared outside of the Indian subcontinent.

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9781886069640 | Mandala Pub Group, February 1, 2003, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In a World of Gods and Goddesses marks the first time a large collection of Indra Sharma's work has appeared outside of the Indian subcontinent.

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Product Description: • A stunning guide to the spiritual power of Indian art with over 100 color photographs• Shows the splendor and diversity of an art form that has enriched every stage of human life in India• Reveals the inward-seeking quality of relationship with the divine that exemplifies Indian ritual artThe splendor and diversity of India's ritual arts are beyond compare...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780500234235 | Thames & Hudson, February 1, 1986, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Looks at Indian sculpture, paintings, carvings, and shrines, describes their connection with religious rites, rituals, and festivals, and discusses nature worship, popular cults, and fertility rites

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9780892817214 | Inner Traditions, September 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: • A stunning guide to the spiritual power of Indian art with over 100 color photographs• Shows the splendor and diversity of an art form that has enriched every stage of human life in India• Reveals the inward-seeking quality of relationship with the divine that exemplifies Indian ritual artThe splendor and diversity of India's ritual arts are beyond compare.

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Product Description: Introductory Preface by Manly P. Hall. The first and most complete exposition of the religious iconography of India, this indispensable reference work was written in 1810 and aptly conveys the spirit of East Indian myths, legends, fables, and the intricate symbolism which distinguishes the Eastern mind...read more

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9780893144098 | Limited edition (Philosophical Research Society, July 1, 1996), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Introductory Preface by Manly P.

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Product Description: To the Hindu, the entire universe is a living being, and through the visual arts - ritualistic, compelling, often stunningly beautiful - that holistic awareness is made available to all. Long rejected by the West as alien and bizarre, Hindu imagery speaks a language that is at last beginning to be understood...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780500810439 | Thames & Hudson, October 1, 1993, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: To the Hindu, the entire universe is a living being, and through the visual arts - ritualistic, compelling, often stunningly beautiful - that holistic awareness is made available to all.

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In a survey that stretches back to prehistory, Blurton discusses the religious, cultural, and historical influences that figure in Hindu art. Tracing its evolution, he shows how Hindu art has come to embrace widely varying styles, reflecting differences between regions from Nepal to Afghanistan, from Sri Lanka to Bangladesh.

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9780674391888 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In a survey that stretches back to prehistory, Blurton discusses the religious, cultural, and historical influences that figure in Hindu art.

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9780674391895 | Reissue edition (Harvard Univ Pr, April 1, 1994), cover price $35.00
9780714114422 | British Museum Pubns Ltd, November 16, 1992, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: In a survey that stretches back to prehistory, Blurton discusses the religious, cultural, and historical influences that figure in Hindu art.

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The author examines the myths and legends that underlie Hindu and Buddhist ideas and institutions (view table of contents)

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9780691017785 | Bollingen Foundation, May 1, 1972, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The author examines the myths and legends that underlie Hindu and Buddhist ideas and institutions

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9788170760153 | South Asia Books, September 1, 1989, cover price $80.00

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On the art and architecture of selected Hindu temples in India; contributed articles.
By Vidya Dehejia (editor)

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9788185026022 | East India Book Co, June 1, 1988, cover price $89.30 | About this edition: On the art and architecture of selected Hindu temples in India; contributed articles.

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Product Description: Rear cover notes: "Stella Kramrisch has been a pioneering interpreter of Indian art and its religious contexts. During her sixty-year career as a creative scholar, teacher, museum curator, and editor, she has been a dominant force in shaping European, American, and Asian notions of Indian culture...read more

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9780812211344 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, May 1, 1983, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Rear cover notes: "Stella Kramrisch has been a pioneering interpreter of Indian art and its religious contexts.

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Product Description: Folk Origins of Indian Art

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9780231031981 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 1, 1969, cover price $72.50 | About this edition: Folk Origins of Indian Art

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