COURSE CONTENT
The Beginnings :

1 Manifest - Unmanifest
   
2 Space - Time
   
3 Dharma - Yoga
   
4 Karma
   
5 Folk and tribal traditions
   
6 Indus Valley and proto-historic India; Urbanisation

Worldviews through Architecture and Sculpture :

1 Vedic
   
2 Buddhist
   
3 Jaina
   
4 Hindu-Agamic
   
5 Tantric
   
6 Islamic

Aesthetic Theories and their Application :

1 Rasa
   
2 Dhvani

Painting :

1 Murals
   
2 Miniatures and their literary context
   
3 Scrolls, pichwais, etc.

Colonial and Modern Aesthetics :

1 European focus on India
   
2 Impact of the Raj
   
3 Nationalism and modernism
   
4 Post-modernism, conceptual art

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