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Erotic Art of the Kathmandu Valley

By: Bob Gibbons and Sian Pritchard-Jones

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pilgrims Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002857

ISBN: 81-7769-190-2

Condition: New


This is a book about the erotic art of Nepal in its various forms. It is also a book about the Kathmandu valley, its strange, mysterious, magical and enchanting powers. Whether we speak of the odd-looking, carved stone representations at Pashupatinath, or the colourful wooden imagery that is found on many of the temples of the valley, you are sure to be completely surprised in more ways than one. * What do these exotic and erotic art forms really represent? * Why have such images been placed on the external structure of so many sacred temples? * Who do these erotic depiction... View more info