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Ajanta : the history and the mystery

Author: B R Ram Kumar; P C Ramakrishna; Motion Graphics (Firm); Kultur International Films.
Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Buddhist Caves of Ajanta, located in Maharashtra, India, were built between 200 BC to 600 AD ... The caves and their sculptures were developed over a period of 800 years, but went abandoned and forgotten until rediscovered in 1819 ... This rare documentary explores the historical, technological, and ecstatic value of the caves and their contents"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Educational films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: B R Ram Kumar; P C Ramakrishna; Motion Graphics (Firm); Kultur International Films.
ISBN: 9780769790169 076979016X
OCLC Number: 690140926
Notes: Title from container.
Credits: Cinematography, G.P. Krishna ; music, Satish ; editing, Thanga Raj ; photography, Sreenag Pictures, B.R.S. Sreenag ; production team, V.J. Nithiyanantham, P. Mohan, M. Hariharan ; illustration, V. Jeevanandam.
Performer(s): Narration, P.C. Ramakrishna.
Description: 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, all regions, 4:3 full screen, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Contents: Introduction --
Rediscovery, 1819 --
The cave builders, 200 BC --
The Ajanta artists --
The Ajanta murals --
Portraying the Buddha --
The image of worship --
The imge of woman --
Faith and art --
Rock cut architecture --
Sculpture --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: MGPL presents ; concept, screenplay, direction, B.R. Ram Kuman.

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"The Buddhist Caves of Ajanta, located in Maharashtra, India, were built between 200 BC to 600 AD ... The caves and their sculptures were developed over a period of 800 years, but went abandoned and forgotten until rediscovered in 1819 ... This rare documentary explores the historical, technological, and ecstatic value of the caves and their contents"--Container.

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