Visible Heritage : Essays on the Art and Architecture of Greater Ladakh, Hardback Book

Visible Heritage : Essays on the Art and Architecture of Greater Ladakh Hardback

Edited by Rob Linrothe, Heinrich Poll


Selected papers from the 16th Conference of the InternationalAssociation for Ladakh Studies (Heidelberg 17-20 April, 2013)1.

Alchi Tsatsapuri: Notes on the History of an Early Monumentby Andre Alexander;2.

Lost and Gone Forever: Notes on the Demolition of the Red Temple of Hunderby Noor Jahan Chunka and Gerald Kozicz;3.

Fortifications of Ladakh: A Brief Chrono-Typology by Quentin Devers;4.

The Munshi House in Leh: A Building History by John Harrison;5.

Castles and Defensive Architecture in Purig: An Introduction, Survey andPreliminary Analysis by Neil Howard;6.

The Old Stupa of Matho by Gerald Kozicz;7. Visual Representation of Ladakh and Zangskar in the British Library's WiseCollection by Diana Lange;8.

Siddhas and Sociality: A Seventeenth-Century Lay Illustrated; Buddhist Manuscriptin Kumik Village, Zangskar (A Preliminary Report) by Rob Linrothe;9.

Trees-of-Life, Aquatic Creatures and Other Enigmatic Motifs on Ladakhi WoodArt: What They Tell Us About Art History by Heinrich Poll;10.

The Life of Buddha Sakyamuni in the Byams pa lha khang of Basgo, Ladakh byVerena Ziegler.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 272 pages, Full of coloured illustrations
  • Publisher: Studio Orientalia
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Oriental art
  • ISBN: 9788192450278


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