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Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization, Paperback / softback Book

Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization Paperback / softback

Part of the Bollingen Series (General) series

Description

A landmark work that demystifies the rich tradition of Indian art, Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization analyzes key motifs found in legend, myth, and folklore taken directly from the Sanskrit.

It provides a comprehensive introduction to visual thinking and picture reading in Indian art and thought.

Ultimately, the book shows that profound Hindu and Buddhist intuitions on the riddles of life and death are universally recognizable.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 264 pages
  • Publisher: Princeton University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Folklore, myths & legends
  • ISBN: 9780691176048

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