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Ajanta Its place in Buddhist art by Sheila L. Weiner

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7708377M
ISBN 100520028783
ISBN 109780520028784

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Paperback. Condition: Good. New Colourful Edition Guide Book - Ajanta Ellora - Aurangabad Daulatabad. Undated. MAY OR MAY NOT HAVE A DUST JACKET Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere MOST IMAGES ARE STOCK. Oct 08,  · Ajanta: Regional Feasts of India [Lachu Moorjani] on tonyasgaapartments.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. There are as many regional flavors and dishes in India as there are languages and dialects, and no one knows this better than Lachu Moorjani/5(39). The exquisite murals and stone sculptures of India's Ajanta caves rank among the world's most important cultural treasures. Dating from the second century B.C. to the sixth century A.D., they provide virtually the only evidence remaining of painting styles that developed in India and swept through Asia with the spread of /5. Ajanta paintings give us graphic insights into the history of Buddhism in India. The caves also help us reconstruct the interrelationship between such centers in Central Asia and China, as also those in Buddhist countries like Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, which have similar specimens, but from a later period. Get This Book.

Check out the viewpoint near the river. It gives a panoramic view of the amazing Ajanta caves. Availability of Guides. Guides are available to take you along the tour. It is better to book one from reputed government tourism agencies. It is also a greet supplement if you carry a tourism book of the Ajanta caves, giving you all the extra details. Ajanta to Ellora. Walter M. Spink. Marg Publications, - Ajanta Caves (India). - 67 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. 5 other sections not shown. Common terms and phrases. Ajanta Cave 23 Ajanta Cave 26 artists Aurangabad Cave auspicious. Author Tip: Ajanta is unique among India’s cave sites because it includes not only elements of significant architectural interest, but also well-preserved 5th century wall paintings of a caliber that is unrivaled in the history of Indian art. Overview Ajanta consists of 29 Buddhist caves (some unfinished), the grandest achievement of the first. Ajanta Caves 1 Ajanta Caves, Aurangabad Ajanta Caves are the rock-cut caves which mainly belong to the followers of Buddha. There are many paintings, idols, and other structures that were built in 2nd century BCE and the construction was done till CE or CE.

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