Indian Religions - Renaissance and Renewal - Anna S. King

Indian Religions - Renaissance and Renewal - Anna S. King

The Medieval Saivite World Portrayed on the Prâkâra Wall of the Mallikârjuna Temple at Srisailam

Indian Religions - Renaissance and Renewal - Anna S. King

Richard Shaw

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This chapter describes the location of Srisailam and its long history, together with the pilgrim routes which approached the holy mountain from the four directions. Moreover, the prâkâra is discussed in a general way followed by a section on dating this great wall. This is followed by an examination of a selection of the panels.

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Shaw, Richard. The Medieval Saivite World Portrayed on the Prâkâra Wall of the Mallikârjuna Temple at Srisailam. Indian Religions - Renaissance and Renewal. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 359-392 Mar 2007. ISBN 9781845531690. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21461. Date accessed: 09 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21461. Mar 2007

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