Leaves of a pipal tree: aesthetic reflections on some Hindu myths and symbols

Dehejia, Harsha V

₹ 2500.00

The author presents in this book selected myths and symbols from the Hindu tradition and offers a refreshingly different aesthetic and non-theistic analysis and shows how these mythic narratives and visual symbols are an alternative form of knowledge. The essays are richly illustrated with paintings and objects from his personal collection.

ISBN 13: 9788120827608

ISBN 10: 8120827600

Year: 2005

Pages etc.: 186p., several col. ill. with explanatory notes, gloss., ind., 29x22cm.

Binding: Hardbound

Subject(s): Religion

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