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Art and the built environment - South Asia books 2015

Art and the built environment - South Asia books 2015

Received at the University of Virginia, late 2015
Philip McEldowney

Books on art, architecture, painting, buildings, sustainability, Buddhist monuments, Silk Road, sustainability, environment, Delhi, festivals in South Asia, India, Pakistan, etc.  - received at the University of Virginia Library in late 2015.

  1. Outlines of Indian Arts: Peak of Creativity (Seminar), Misra, R. N.,Indian Institute of Advanced Study. Outlines of Indian arts : architecture, painting, sculpture, dance and drama : selections from Harappan to modern. 2014. Contents: Papers presented at the seminar on 'Outlines of Indian Arts: Peak of Creativity', held at Bhopal in November 2004.
  2. Anonymous. Ornamentation in Indian architecture : oriental motifs and designs. 2014.
  3. Chakravarty, Tarun. Mythical beings in ancient Indian art. 2014.
  4. Sharma,R.K . Nāga in Indian iconography and art : from the earliest times to c. 13th century AD. New Delhi : Aryan Books International, 2014.
  5. Bawa, Seema. Gods, men and women : gender and sexuality in early Indian art. 2013.
  6. Basu, Srimati, Ramberg, Lucinda. Conjugality unbound : sexual economies, state regulation and the marital form in India. 2015.
  7. Usta, Abdul Lateef, Javāhara Kalā Kendra . Divine colors : in veneration of Sri Nathji. [Jaipur] : Jawahar Kala Kendra, 2012. Krishna.
  8. Imam, Bulu, Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage. Antiquarian remains of Jharkhand. 2014. Contents: Articles chiefly on the antiquities and petroglyphs of Hazārībāg district and upper Damodar Valley, India.
  9. ʻAbdulqaiyūm, Muḥammad. Charminar in replica of paradise. 2014.
  10. Mehta, Jaimini,Mehta, Dinesh. Embodied vision : interpreting the architecture of Fatehpur Sikri. 2014.
  11. Khan,Muzaffar Ahmed. Hazratbal : history of the holy relic. 2014. Contents: Account of the shrine housing a hair of the Prophet.
  12. Chugh, Bharat,Chugh, Shalini. Deeg Palace : its romance and wonder. 2014.
  13. A. K. Sharma. Buddhist monuments of Sirpur. 2014.
  14. Arputha Rani Sengupta. Buddhist art and culture : symbols & significance. Delhi : Agam Kala Prakashan, 2013.
  15. Behl, Benoy K.,Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies (Kolkata, India). Northern frontiers of Buddhism : Buddhist heritage of Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Kalmykia, Tibet, China, Mongolia and Siberia. 2014.
  16. International Seminar on "Cities, Roads and Caravansarais--An Emblem of Relations through the Ages", Haidar, Mansura, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, India., Ministry of External Affairs.,Eurasia Division, The silk road : trade, caravan serais, cultural exchanges and power games. 2014. Contents: Contributed articles presented at the International Seminar on "Cities, Roads and Caravansarais--an Emblem of Relations through the Ages."
  17. Pratyush Shankar, Himalayan cities : settlement patterns, public places and architecture. New Delhi, India : Niyogi Books, 2014. Contents: Himalayan Cities: Settlement Patterns, Public Places and Architecture. Explores the idea of settlements in different areas of the Himalayan region.
  18. Anonymous. Rising to the call good practices of climate change adaptation in India. New Delhi : Centra for Science and Environment, 2014.
  19. Somvanshi, Avikal, Banerjee, Souparno, Samajdar, Papia, Centre for Science and Environment (New Delhi, India). Building sense : beyond the green façade of sustainable habitat. 2014.
  20. Delhi Photo Festival, India Habitat Centre, Nazar Foundation. Affinity : India Habitat Centre and Nazar Foundation present Delhi photo festival 2011. 2011. Habitat Delhi photo festival.
  21. Futehally, Zafar, Chandola, Shanthi,Chandola, Ashish. The song of the magpie robin : a memoir. 2014.
  22. Kumāra, Ushā. Phool waalon ki sair. 2014. History of festivals in India, pictoral.