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The Lotus,Kalash,Swastika and Adi Yantra in medivial architecture | Sohail Hashmi | TEDxPGDAVCollege

The Lotus,Kalash,Swastika and Adi Yantra in medivial architecture | Sohail Hashmi | TEDxPGDAVCollege

Sohail Haashmi is a historian, activist, academician, and a film-maker.He is a leading authority on Delhi's history and is specifically known for his Delhi...
Ancient Indian Architecture Part II – Cave Architecture in India

Ancient Indian Architecture Part II – Cave Architecture in India

Cave Architecture History & Origin of Cave Architecture The western Deccan region has the early cave temples predominantly Buddhist shrines and monasteries that trace back...
William Curtis on India (October 10, 1988)

William Curtis on India (October 10, 1988)

William Curtis begins his lecture on architecture in India, discussing both ancient and contemporary examples. He attempts to identify basic streams that connect architecture...
John Lobell Hindu Architecture

John Lobell Hindu Architecture

http://johnlobell.com Lecture on Hindu Architecture for Non-Western course at Pratt Institute, Fall 2014source
Ancient Indian Architecture Part I

Ancient Indian Architecture Part I

Ancient Indian Architecture Indian architecture is as old as the history of the civilization. The earliest remains of recognizable building activity in the India dates...
Richard Eaton – Islam in India

Richard Eaton – Islam in India

Richard Eaton is Professor of History at the University of Arizona. His research interests focus on the social and cultural history of medieval and...
Mauryan Empire – Art & Architecture – Mauryan Administration – Edicts of Ashoka

Mauryan Empire – Art & Architecture – Mauryan Administration – Edicts of Ashoka

Mauryan Empire (321 – 184 BC) Literary Sources Kautilya’s Arthashastra • Written in Sanskrit by Chanakya who is also known by few other names such as Kautilya...