Monuments & Temples of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh
This book provides an introduction to the history of the civilization of Kashmir, Jammu, and Ladakh through monuments and temples. An introductory overview of Kashmiri culture and civilization in ancient Sanskrit literature is provided herein. For understanding the art and culture of ancient Jammu and Kashmir since the early period, the focus lies on drama and music; cosmology and science; tantra; Buddhist architecture and painting; dynasties; ancient monuments and temples of historical importance; Medieval Hindu and Buddhist buildings; and Muslim architecture. This book explores the Ancient Buddhist State and the monasteries of Ladakh. Special reflections also lie on Rajatarangini chronicles and dynasties, and Bumazuv caves and temples. Reflections on ancient trails and passes of Ladakh are made.
Publisher - Gulshan Books
|Book Name||Monuments & Temples of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh|
|Author||S.Luckvinder Singh Sodhi|