The Dance of Siva: Essays on Indian Art and Culture

The Dance of Siva: Essays on Indian Art and Culture

by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy
     
 

In a series of 14 stimulating essays, a renowned historian unfolds India's vast cultural and philosophical traditions: its art, conception of the universe, social organization, and attitudes toward family, romantic love, and marriage.See more details below

Overview

In a series of 14 stimulating essays, a renowned historian unfolds India's vast cultural and philosophical traditions: its art, conception of the universe, social organization, and attitudes toward family, romantic love, and marriage.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486248172
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/14/2011
Series:
Dover Fine Art, History of Art Series
Edition description:
DOVER UNABRIDGED EDITION
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
984,157
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.56(d)

Meet the Author

Ananda K. Coomaraswamy (1877–1947) was an Indian philosopher, Orientalist, and art historian who served as curator of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. He was also a co-founder of the Traditionalist School and active in promoting the Perennial Philosophy that underlies the world's religions.

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