Kalatattvakosa: A Lexicon of Fundamental Concepts of the Indian Arts, Volume 3
Bettina Bäumer, Kapila Vatsyayan
Motilal Banarsidass Publishe, 1988 - Arts, Indic - 446 pages
Kalatattvakosa series of the IGNCA has endeavoured to evolve an important modern device to grasp the essential thought and knowledge system of the Indian tradition. Through an indepth investigation into the primary sources of various disciplines the series aims at facilitating the reader to comprehend the interlocking of different disciplines.
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