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Sri Aurobindo on Indian Art

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Aurobindo writes on art, civilization, architecture and sculpture, illustrated with superb photographs.

Synopsis:

Among Sri Aurobindo's extensive writings, The Foundations of Indian Culture deals exclusively with India's civilization, its religion and spirituality, its art and literature and its politics. It contains three outstanding chapters on architecture and sculpture, where, with his deep insight, he explains their background, meaning and how they may be understood from with-in.

This book contains the full text of these three chapters as well as other excerpts, illustrated with outstanding photographs of Indian temple architecture and sculpture by Elisabeth Beck.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781890206147
Author:
Beck, Elisabeth
Author:
Ghose, Aurobindo
Author:
Dehejia, Harsha V.
Author:
Aurobindo, Sri
Author:
Beck, Elisabeth
Publisher:
Mapin Publishing Pvt
Location:
Ahmedabad
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Hinduism
Subject:
History - Asian
Subject:
Art, indic
Subject:
Sculpture, Hindu
Subject:
Parvati
Subject:
Criticism - General
Subject:
Hinduism - General
Subject:
Art
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Parvati (Hindu deity)
Subject:
Hindu sculpture
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Publication Date:
20060731
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
228
Dimensions:
11.98x9.77x.91 in. 3.26 lbs.

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Arts and Entertainment » Art » Theory and Criticism
Religion » Eastern Religions » Hinduism » General

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Product details 228 pages Mapin Publishing GP Pty Ltd - English 9781890206147 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Among Sri Aurobindo's extensive writings, The Foundations of Indian Culture deals exclusively with India's civilization, its religion and spirituality, its art and literature and its politics. It contains three outstanding chapters on architecture and sculpture, where, with his deep insight, he explains their background, meaning and how they may be understood from with-in.

This book contains the full text of these three chapters as well as other excerpts, illustrated with outstanding photographs of Indian temple architecture and sculpture by Elisabeth Beck.

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