ISBN: 9788187107323 Pages: 188 Size: 305*356 mm Language: English Book Binding: Hardback/ Hardcover Format: HB Weight: 2300 gm.
About The Book
Expressing his spirituality through art, Sharma's unique masterpieces are meant to inspire peace and reflection in the viewer. With sections on major Hindu deities and classic Vedic texts that include both art and accompanying descriptions, In a World of Gods and Goddesses is the definitive collection of Indra Sharma's lifework. By combining contemporary and traditional artistic styles, Sharma creates icons of Hindu gods and goddesses that are altars of worship for millions. Steeped in India's ancient Vedic cosmology, these prayerful, captivating paintings contain a complete who's who of the Hindu pantheon Ganesh, Devi, Shiva, Vishnu, Laxmi, and Krishna all come alive in this unique and richly coloured work.
About Dr Yogesh Atal
Yogesh Atal is
an Indian sociologist. He holds a Ph.D. degree and a D.Sc. (honoris causa) in Social
anthropology. He joined UNESCO in 1974 and retired in 1997 as Principal
Director in Social Sciences. He has been honoured by the Maharana Mewar
foundationand the Indian Social Science Association for his
contributions to social sciences. Author and editor of a number of books on
development related themes, he edited a trilogy of books on Poverty.