Khajuraho Temples

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B.N. Goswamy
There is much in our way of seeing and rendering mirrors that is full of great fascination. Prof. B.N. Goswamy writes about the mirror as something that both reveals and conceals at the same time, and the Persian legend of Alexander’s ironsmith having invented the mirror. (In pic: Darpana, one of…
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Anila Verghese
Dr Devangana Desai is a prominent Indian art historian, widely quoted and much respected for her erudition. She is best known for her interpretation of Indian sculptural art, which is considered groundbreaking in Indian art history.    Born in 1937 in Mumbai (formerly Bombay) in a Vaishnava family…
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Ajeya Vajpayee
Visit the temples of Khajuraho, Konark in Odisha, or even the Rani ki Vav stepwell in Gujarat, and you will find yourself in the company of stunning celestial beauties who adorn the facade and walls of these monuments. Unknown to many, and often dismissed as either simple decoration or sensual…
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The article is the study of sculptures on the Lakshmana Temple of Khajuraho, that are inspired by the play Prabodhachandrodaya or The Rise of the Moon of Awakening by Krishna Mishra.
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The article is a study of Sanskrit texts on the performing and plastic arts with special reference to the Khajuraho temples.
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