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Documentation & Care of Manuscripts In Eastern India

By Gourisankar Mohapatra

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Definition of Manuscripts and their classification Importance and Significance of their Study, The Technique and Methodology Adopted in the Past for Preparation of Palm Leaf, Paper and Other Manuscripts, Text and Writing Followed in manuscripts and Distribution In Eastern India with Special Emphasis on Particular Areas or Centres, Documentation and Storage of Manuscripts, Exhibition of Manuscripts in Museum and Art Gallery, Educational Role to be adopted for People Bibliography Appendix... More

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History of Animal Collection and Conservation In India to Present Day Zoological Garden and Parks

By Baisali Dutta

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Introduction, History of Zoological Gardens and parks in India, Wild Animals and Indian Mythoogy, Status of some Animals in the Zone : A Survey, Care and Management, Conservation and Management, Education and Public Programmed Management, Management, Its Structure and Utility In Zone, bibliography and Index... More

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Puppet Dance in India : Origin and Evolution

By Nishit Chakravarti

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1. Preface. 2. Preamble. 3. History, origin and evolution. 4. What is puppet? 5. Indian puppet. 6. Puppet dance: West Bengal. 7. A survey on the puppet troupes of West Bengal. 8. An introduction of the leading puppeteers. 9. List of puppet troupes of West Bengal. 10. Conclusion.... More

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Folk Deities and Matrika Cult of South West Bengal

By Soma Mukherjee

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Preface. Introduction. 1. The land and the people. 2. Historical and cultural background of the people of South-West Bengal. 3. The folk deities of South-West Bengal. 4. The emergence of major folk deities of South-West Bengal with special emphasis on the Matrika cult. 5. The impact of Gaudiya Vaishnavism on the folk cults of South-West Bengal. 6. Objects of votive offering in South-West Bengal. 7. Conclusion. Bibliography. Index.... More

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The Victoria Memorial Hall : An Overview

By Sankha Basu

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Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Genesis of the memorial. 3. Memorial architecture and its surroundings. 4. Gallery review. 5. The Calcutta Gallery. 6. European artists: biographical sketches. 7. Care of heritage.... More

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The N.B.P. Culture of Eastern India 2 vols set

By Durga Basu

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Vol. I: Foreword. Preface. Introduction. 1. Geographical background. 2. N.B.P.W. yielding sites -- general distribution. 3. Economic political social life. 4. Religious back ground. 5. Village and towns and secular buildings in the N.B.P.W. period. Bibliography. Index Vol II 297 plates, 91 figures... More

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Faith Healing : Studies in Myths and Rituals in Medicine and Therapy

By Tushar Kumar Niyogi

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1. Recapitulation : anthropological perspective. 2. Faith healing through ages. 3. Folk Therapeutics : the logic behind (preliminary observation). 4. i. Water remedy : Barakachari. ii. Mobarak Gaji : Ghutiyari Sharif. 5. Aspects of spirit possession : Bhar. 6. Divinations : case histories. 7. Exorcisms : case histories. 8. The quack remedies. 9. Deities who cure : i. Dakshineswar of Dhapdhapi. ii. Dhanantari Kalibari of Majilpur. 10. Surgery : cataract operation tooth extraction. 11. Conclusion. Bibliography. Index.... More

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Sakti Worship in India and Iconography : With Special Reference to Madhya Pradesh

By Anuradha Basu Mitra

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Foreword. Preface. Acknowledgement. Abbreviations. 1. Introduction. 2. Geographical settings and historical background of Madhya Pradesh. 3. Female divinities as represented in literature. 4. Mahishasuramardini as represented in art. 5. Parvati as represented in art. 6. Other female divinities as represented in the art of Madhya Pradesh. 7. Conclusion. Appendix: 1. Some important Mahishasuramardini sculptures from Madhya Pradesh. 2. Some important Parvati sculptures from Madhya Pradesh. 3. Some other important Sakti sculptures from Madhya Pradesh. Bibliography. Index... More

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Tribal Society and Culture: Change and Continuity ( A Study of Kondhmals District of Orissa

By Manmath padhy, Dr. Prativmayee Mitra

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Foreword, Introduction, Kondh Society, Social Custom, Kondh Culture, Kondh Economy, Conclusion, Glossary, Bibliography... More

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Facets of Orissa History, Culture and Archaeology

By Baba Mishra

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.N.B. Art Series No. XIV, Foreword. Preface. 1. Rise of civilization in the Tel River Valley, Orissa : an overview. 2. River Telavaha and its Janapadas. 3. Water management systems in early Orissa. 4. Sidelight on urbanization in ancient Orissa. 5. Kalahandi : a toponomical study. 6. Headless Goddess of Nuapada, Orissa : a study of its antiquity and identity. 7. Headless sculpture in the temple art of Kalahandi, Orissa. 8. Belkhandi : revisited. 9. Antiquities of Sankushgarh. 10. Chronology... More

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A Survey of Jainism and Jaina Art of Eastern India

By Debajani Mitra Dutta

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With Special Emphasis on Bengal from the Earliest Period to the Thirteenth Century A.D Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Jainism in Eastern India. 3. Facts behind the development of image worship in Jainism. 4. Influence of the Yaksas and other primitive cults on Jainism Jain art. 5. The popular substratum. 6. Jainism and culture of West Bengal. 7. Extant images from Eastern India - part one. 8. Extant images from Eastern India - part two - Bengal. 9. Important images from... More

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