This book attempts to explain the universe as revealed through the eyes of Asian artists and thinkers. For, the lotus, commonly featured in Asian art and literature, symbolises life as well as the created universe. The author aims at highlighting the common heritage of Asia and how much the Asians share their beliefs, thoughts and traditions as expressed through various art forms; how ideas develop and spread from place to place.
- The lotus unfolds : a study of Asian art and thought / Radhika Srinivasan
- Srinivasan, Radhika, 1951-
- Arts, Asian--History
Symbolism in art
- Singapore : Printworld Services, 1994
- Digital Description
- application/pdf, xxiv, 201 p. : ill.
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