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Ancient Sects and its impact on human civilization
Author : Dr. A.P. Singh
ISBN : 978-81-7320-149-3
Edition : 2015
Language : English
Size & Pages : Cm 26, 164, Illus.
Publisher : Agam Kala Prakashan
Format : Hardbound
Price : Rs. 1750


The Book:

The latest trends of micro-study in all branches of sciences and humanities have obviously inspired the scholars for detailed study a cultural sects activities in India.

The present monograph is a result of the comprehensive and scientific study of the ancient period ranging from the prehistoric period, Saiva sect, Buddhist sect, Jain sect including Vaisnavism sect, Sakta sect etc.

The work has been very well illustrated with numerous photographs and figures that add to the pictorial value of the book.


The Author:

Dr. Ajai Pal was born in 1933 in the Village Paharipur Jankhat, District Kanauj, Uttar Pradesh. He completed his High School and Intermediate from D.N. College Tirwa. He graduated from Allahabad University in Science.

He took his M.A. degree in ancient Indian history from Vikram University, Ujjain and completed his post graduate diploma in museology from Bhopal University, Bhopal. He was awarded Ph.D Degree from Bhopal University, Bhopal. Besides this he has the following books to his credit.

Conservation and museum techniques

Forts and fortification of India

Defensive art of India

Monuments of Orchha

Monuments of Mandu

Concept of environment in ancient art and architecture

Monuments a vision of Harmony

Geometrical patterns of ancient icons

Saiva tradition through the ages

Dr. Singh has contributed a good number of research papers in various journals.


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