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Articles with keyword "India"

Donald S. Lopez Jr.

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Impertinent Questions with Donald S. Lopez Jr.

Donald S. Lopez Jr. on Europe's introduction to the Buddhist "way of life." 

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Lord of the Dance

Bronze sculptures of Hindu deities transform religious worship in southern India.

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Tracing the Buddhist Path

Translations of the earliest writings have scholars rethinking the religion's canon.

Dancer in the Gujarati-language theater

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Two Gentlemen of . . . Calcutta?

Indian theater memoirs: pranks, plots, and passions

Erik Jorgensen, executive director of the Maine Humanities Council

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Maine’s Erik Jorgensen

Erik Jorgensen, captain of the Maine Humanities Council.

Four Acrobats, c. 1860.

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Four Acrobats

Four Acrobats, the mid nineteenth-century Indian miniature, was once part of an ordered series of paintings, each of which corresponded to one of the melodic modes—or rāga—of classical Indian music.