Architectural Heritage of a Sikh State - FaridkotThe Faridkot State was one of the Sikh States created in Malwa region of the Punjab during the later half of the eighteenth century. It came into its own under Raja Pahar Singh (1827-49) when the British extinguished the neighbouring mighty kingdom of..
Art, Icon and Architecture in South Asia: Essays in Honour of Dr. Devangana Desai These two volumes of papers by a galaxy of scholars are a tribute to the eminent art historian Dr. Devangana Desai, who has made an invaluable contribution in the field of Indian art, iconology and architecture. The th..
Baroque India: The Neo-Roman Religious Architecture of South-Asia - A Global Stylistic SurveyBaroque India is the fruit of over 40 years of research, and is the work of one professionally trained in the history of Indian art (Hindu, Buddhist and Jain). In addition, he is the author of a survey of Is..
Care and Administration of Heritage Monuments in India 1784-1904The British efforts to safeguard the monumental heritage is indeed remarkable. The central administration of the Company’s Government and subsequently, that of Crown took keen interest in the care of monuments besides implementation of ..
Discovering Vidisha - Art, Archaeology and ArchitectureVidisha is one of the richest regions of Central India yielding vast archaeological wealth. Renowned in ancient literature as the capital of Akara and Dasarna and as a centre of cultural activities, with trade routes passing through it, the plac..
Encyclopaedia of Church Architecture: English Churches from the 11th to the 16th CenturyThe present work is an exhaustive and fascinating study of Church Architecture, particularly English Churches - from the eleventh to the sixteenth century. The book traces the history, growth and evolution of Chu..
Govindadeva: A Dialogue in StoneThe red sandstone temple of Govindadeva, built in the sixteenth century, stands on a hill in the midst of the holy city of Vrindaban. It is the largest temple ever built to have been designed as a single structure, and immediately impresses a visitor with the strength..
Haryana: Cultural Heritage GuideThis Guide to the cultural heritage of Haryana is an important resource on the unprotected heritage of Haryana. The first section of the guide provides an overview of Haryana natural, archaeological, architectural and cultural resources with articles that focus on the..
Heritage of Rajasthan: Monuments and Archaeological SitesThe present volume is an outcome of field studies carried out for several years by the author and his team of expert associates. It is a comprehensive and composite study of the monuments and archaeological sites of Rajasthan.Heritage of Rajas..
Hindu and Buddhist Monuments and Remains in South East AsiaIndian religious art and culture have exercised an extraordinary influence on South-East Asia (earlier called Greater India or Further India). All across South-East Asia, Indian religious world inspired the raising of astonishing monuments, ..
History and Architectural Remains of Sirhind with God: The Greatest Mughal City on Delhi-Lahore Sirhind, during the Mughal period, was the largest city situated in the midst of the Lahore-Delhi Highway. Even before that the antiquity of the city is traceable to the beginning of he Christian era. But..