Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization

Myths and Symbols in Indian Art and Civilization

Heinrich Robert Zimmer


This publication translates for the Western brain the foremost motifs of India's legend, delusion, and folklore, taken without delay from the Sanskrit, and illustrated with seventy plates of Indian artwork. it's basically an advent to image-thinking and picture-reading in Indian paintings and idea, and it seeks to make the profound Hindu and Buddhist intuitions of the riddles of lifestyles and loss of life recognizable now not in basic terms as Oriental yet as common elements.

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