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Nirmal Kumar Bose Lecture Series was initiated in honour of the eminent Anthropologist, great Humanist and Gandhian,

Prof. Nirmal Kumar Bose, who used anthropology to demonsrate India's unity in the diversity of cultures.

NIRMAL KUMAR BOSE MEMORIAL LECTURE - III
PROFESSOR NIRMAL KUMAR BOSE AND HIS CONTRIBUTION
TO INDIAN TEMPLE ARCHITECTURE

THE PRATIṢṬHĀ - LAKṢAṆASAMUCCAYA AND THE 
ARCHITECTURE OF KALIṄGA

M. A. DHAKY

1998, 35pp.; b&w plates, Rs 60(PB)


The third in the series, these lectures were delivered by M.A. Dhaky. The first of these brings out the ideas of N.K Bose regarding temple architecture as contained in his works: (Canons of Orissan Architecture, Indian Temple Designs and Designs from Orissan Temples). The second lecture explains the Pratiṣṭhā - Lakṣaṇasamuccaya dealing with temple architecture along with the exposition of association, preliminary consideration, procedures and rituals.

M.A. Dhaky has been Director at the American Institute of Indian Studies, Center for Art and Archaeology, Varanasi. He is a historian and researcher of ancient and medieval Indian art and architecture. He received the "Kumara" silver medal for his notable writings on art and architecture from the standpoint of art interpretation.

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