Hindu Art

Hindu Art

by T. Richard Blurton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0674391896

ISBN-13: 9780674391895

Pub. Date: 04/28/1994

Publisher: Harvard University Press

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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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674391895
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1994
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.45(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.73(d)

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Table of Contents

Note

Author's Acknowledgements

Introduction

1. Hinduism

2. The Temple

3. Shiva

4. Vishnu

5.The Great Goddess, Devil

6. Regional and Chronological Survey

Select Bibliography

Glossary

Illustration Acknowledgements

Index

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