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Traces of Vaishnavism in Early Art
Dominique Amendola
Time is never kind to sculptures, inscriptions or to paintings and frescos, not even to temples or forts. Paintings fade with light or the material on which they are painted disintegrates. However inscriptions or stone carvings remain a little longer. The earliest records of traces of Vaishnavism... Read More
Hoysala Architecture
Dominique Amendola
Hoysala Style-part 1 In the middle of the 11th century, the decline of the Chalukya dynasty allowed the growth of local dynasties. They simply had been the Chalukya’s vassals who, up to now, played only a secondary role. After imposing their authorities to vast territories, the Yadavas, Kakatiyas... Read More
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