ISBN 9788188934027,A Gate to Ancient Indian Architecture

A Gate to Ancient Indian Architecture



Sharada Publishing House

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788188934027

ISBN-10 818893402X

Hard Back

Number of Pages 212 Pages
Language (English)


Architecture isone of the sources for tracing the various aspects of the culture of any regionand any period. In India there in no dearth of ancient architectural monumentsand literature on the subject. This book aims at tracing peculiar characteristicfeatures of different types of architecture that flourished in India in ancienttimes. The available data is arranged under the following headings: Introductionand Early architectural Activities, Stupa Architecture, Rock-Cut Architectureand Hindu Temple Architecture. Though it is only a sort of introduction to thesubject the work will prove useful for the elementary study ofthe subject to the students and scholars alike and will also inspire somereaders to go deep into the subject and find out for themselves the importance ofour ancient heritage