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Monumental India

Amit Pasricha

Monumental India

by Amit Pasricha

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Published by Vendome Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monuments -- India -- Pictorial works,
  • India -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmit Pasricha ; text by Aman Nath.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsNath, Aman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS408 .P37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16659423M
    ISBN 109780865651975
    LC Control Number2008010814
    OCLC/WorldCa213223769

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sundaram, K. (Kandarpa), Monumental art and architecture of India. Bombay: Taraporevala, (OCoLC) English Français Nederlands Deutsch Castellano. Want to translate? Aider avec la traduction? Helpen vertalen? Helfen zu übersetzen? ¿Ayudar a traducir?

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      Writing for the online publication The Wire, Kajri Jain, author of Gods in the Time of Democracy, an upcoming book about monumental statues in post-liberalisation India, points to two other antecedents of the current trend. First, the erection by Mayawati Das, Uttar Pradesh’s chief minister between and , of a series of modest statues. Aman Nath (born ) is an Indian writer, hotelier, and architectural is the co-founder and co-chairman of the Neemrana Hotels chain, along with Francis Wacziarg. Both are today credited for pioneering the heritage hotels movement in India. They started in Occupation: co-founder and chairman Neemrana Hotels.


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Santhi Kavuri-Bauer reaches far beyond architectural and art historical scholarship to probe a range of larger political, ideological, and historical processes that have impinged on the modern life of India’s monumental : Santhi Kavuri-Bauer.