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The sixth-through-eighth century sculptures of Bihar

Frederick M. Asher

The sixth-through-eighth century sculptures of Bihar

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Published .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Frederick M. Asher.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 40394 (N)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 176 leaves, 70 leaves of plates
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2162486M
LC Control Number88893746

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Frederick M. Asher has written: 'The art of Eastern India, ' -- subject(s): Hindu Sculpture, Sculpture 'The sixth-through-eighth century. Frederick M. Asher "The Sixth through Eighth Century Sculpture of Bihar" John S. Howett "The Master of the St.

George Codex" Leila M. Ibrahim "Roman and Early Chris-tian Floor Mosaics from Corinthian Ken-chreai" Hal Opperman "The Drawings of J. Oudry ()" Glenn Taylor Webb "Sotatsu and Japanese Painting around ". Bihar was largely in ruins when visited by Xuanzang, and suffered further damage at the hands of Mughal raiders in the 12th century.

Though parts of the Bihar have been excavated, much of its ancient architecture still lies buried beneath the modern city. Persian influence can be seen in surviving Mughal tombs made of sandstone and marble. Frederick ASHER of University of Minnesota Twin Cities, MN (UMN) | Read 19 publications | Contact Frederick ASHER Bihar Sharif.

Article. The sixth-through-eighth-century sculptures of Bihar. Ancient History of Bihar Posted on J by bpscnotes Leave a comment The word ‘ Bihar ’ has originated from the ‘ Viharas ’ which means resting house of Buddhist monk but it was the Muslim rulers of 12 th Century who started calling the state as ‘ Biha r’.

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A monastic university flourished here from the 5th to the 11th century. It is said to have contained nine million books, with 2, teachers to impart knowledge to 10, students who came from all over the Buddhist world.

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Asher has written: 'The art of Eastern India, ' -- subject(s): Hindu Sculpture, Sculpture 'The sixth-through-eighth century sculptures of Bihar' 'Monuments of Ancient India'. Thus naturally Bihar is rich with varied arts and crafts. Throughout the generation the rich heritage of art and crafts has been preserved though there are slight variations due to introduction of modern technologies.

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Nalanda: 9 Million Books Burnt in by Bakhtiyar Khilji. Nalanda University. The very utterance of this name will transport you to India’s ancient terrain of knowledge.

This ancient center of higher learning, located in Bihar (in the ancient kingdom of Magadha), is India’s second oldest university after Takshila.

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The sculptural art of Nalanda was developed out of a heavy dependence on the Buddhist Gupta art of Sarnath.

The Sculptures were mainly made in stucco, stone, and bronze. By the 9 th century, Nalanda school of sculpture was formed which was characterized by distinctive facial features, body forms, and treatment of clothing and jewellery.

In – Linrothe received a Senior Fellowship from the American Institute of Indian Studies to do fieldwork in eastern India on 8 th to 13 th century sculpture in Bihar.

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Archer in while inspecting the damage after the massive Bihar earthquake. Archer was. The renowned Son Bhandar Caves is situated at Rajgir, Nalanda district in Bihar state. Son Bhandar group of caves has two caves known as eastern and western cave. Son bhandar caves are concerned with Jainism and considered to belong to century AD.

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Overview of the Live Museum Magadha was an ancient kingdom spread across approximately sq. kms in the region corresponding to present-day state of Bihar in northern India.

The historian Étienne Lamotte, in his book History Of Indian Buddhism: From The Origins To The Saka Era, records that the pedestal of this statue, from the middle of the second century. Bihar is the cradle of ancient civilization.

It has been the constant seat where Buddhism flourished. Hence a number of temples that one comes across here belong to this faith.

Numerous temples in Nalanda and Rajgir have been ravished by time. Yet the beautiful heaps of ruins still remain to tell the tale of the splendour of these temples.

The Rampurva capitals are the capitals of a pair of Ashoka Pillars discovered in c. by A. Carlleyle. [1] [2] The archaeological site is called Rampurva, and is located in the West Champaran district of the Indian state of Bihar, situated very close to the border with Nepal.

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The Museum preserves a good number of sculptures of the Pala-Sena school of art dated in between 8th & 12th century A.D. These sculptures in general, are made of black basalt stone. The sculptures in this group are varied in nature and comprise Brahmnical, Buddhist, Jaina and several miscellaneous sculptures.

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The library of this university was the largest library of the ancient world and had thousands of volumes of manuscripts on various subjects like grammar, logic, literature, astrology. Sandstone is most common, grey to black basalt is also seen in some 10 – 12th century temples.

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