Hindu Gods and Goddesses


INR 295


Authored by: Sunita Pant Bansal
Published by: Smriti Books

Details: Hindu Gods & Goddesses is an endeavour to make available the basic information about the Hindu pantheon of gods in a simple and attractive manner. Information about the origin of each diety, its various form, relationship with other deities, and the important shrines, is given in a condensed manner. There is a delibrate variety in the colorful visuals of the book, to highlight the diversity in the understanding of the individuals. It has also added a lot of colour and ethnic charm to the crisp text.

Effort has been made to source as many Indian art forms as possible: sculptures of stone, wood, metal, clay, miniatures, pattachitra, madhubani, tanjore, phad, kalamkari, warli, etc to show the unifying principle underlying the work of the various artists. However divese the understanding of any artist may be about a deity, one can still see the basic fundamental representations in the hundred visuals in this book.

Dimension of Book: 11 (H) X 8.5 (L) inches
Width: 5 mm
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 79