Indian numismatics and its cultural aspects

by A. K. Bhattacharyya

Publisher: Bharatiya Kala Prakashan in Delhi

Written in English
Published: Pages: 214 Downloads: 531
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  • Civilization,
  • Indic Coins

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (page 203) and index.

StatementA.K. Bhattacharyya
LC ClassificationsCJ3544 .B+
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 214 pages :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25359587M
ISBN 109788180902321
LC Control Number2010308560

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Bhattacharyya. The book presented here in ten chapters and an important Appendix contains not only general surveys of the coin-systems in India but also some studies of important aspects of the coins issued from the 8th or 7th century B.C.

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(Damodar Dharmanand), Indian numismatics. New Delhi: Orient Longman, (OCoLC)   Coins help apprehend the socio-political, cultural and administrative aspects of past kingdoms and rulers.

Numismatics also reveals the religious beliefs and sentiments during that time. For Example, it was first in the coins of Kanishka dynasty that Buddha was represented in form while earlier it was demonstrated symbolically.

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Modern Copper Coins of the Muhammadan States. The Indo-Greeks descended from Alexander the Great, who conquered northern India in BC. They were the eastern most part of Hellenistic culture, ruling the area around Afghanistan, Pakistan and north-western India.

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Yeoman, Ancient Coin Collecting by Wayne G. Sayles. INDIAN NUMISMATICS D. KOSAMBI Indian Council for Historical Research, Introduction The fascinatingly wide range which the historical studies and generalizations of D.

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II (Medieval and Modern) by P. Kulkarni. Others. Sixty years of the Numismatic Society of India () History and Presidential Addresses. Index. Index To Vols.:. Cultural Diversity in India Traditions and customs do define our cultural heritage as a country.

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It includes intellectual and social aspects of any human being. It also takes account of the aesthetic instinct as well as the spiritual impulses of human being. Indian Institute of Research in Numismatic Studies was founded in It is an outcome of the recognition of the long - felt need for a research centre devoted to the furthering of Indian Numismatic Studies, especially as it relates to history, archaeology, economics and art.

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“What India expected of its artists was craft skill, not creativity; conformity to tradition, not originality” ― Abraham Eraly, The First Spring Part 2: Culture in the Golden Age of India. India and Its Visual Cultures is a comprehensive mapping and analysis of contemporary cultural artefacts and visual cultures through different approaches—iconographic, social, political, religious and so book covers various media and their histories by studying visual representational systems, production and consumption of media and culture-specific understandings.

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Description. The Institute was founded in with the efforts of numismatist Parmeshwari Lal Gupta and industrialist K. moved to its current location at Anjaneri near Nasik in It is operated by Indian Numismatic Historical and Cultural Research Foundation (INHCRF), a registered Trust under Maharashtra government.

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That complexity developed from a lengthy and involved process of migration and intermarriage. The great urban culture of the Indus civilization, a society of the Indus River valley that is thought to have been Dravidian-speaking, thrived from roughly to bce. ABOUT NSI: Numismatic Society of India was founded on 28th December at Allahabad by a group of six were Rev.

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India and China Relations: Historical, Cultural and Security Issues 01 In the fiftieth anniversary of the armed conflict between India and China was recollected in the media. Numismatist known as Coin Grader is a professional who collects currency, including coins, tokens, paper money, and related objects, studies, analysis and grades ancient coins that can help to know the value in excess of the monetary value conferred by law.

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