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city of victory, most powerful Indian culture
Vijayanagar
inner sanctuary
Garba Griha
“descended from Mongols”
Mughal
tradition (referring to size) meant to be held in hand
Miniatures
crown, place-Place of the Crown (from Persian language)-
Taj Mahal
Avatar
incarnation
blue god- avatar of Vishnu
Krishna
Vishnu’s favorite lover
Radha
song of the cowherd- poem of Krishna and Radha
Gita Govinda
love model of devotion
Bhakti
cardinal points gateway towers
Gopura
Buddha standing w/ right heal off the ground
Walking Buddha
small sculpture made of jade
Emerald Buddha
25-1 began in what century
13th
25-1 name?
Qutb Minar
25-1 Qutb Minar location
Delhi India
25-1 Qutb Minar special fact
Tallest Minaret in existence
25-1 Qutb Minar made from what
sandstone
25-1 Qutb Minar symbolic over what
function
25-1 Qutb Minar Proclaims triumph
Islam in India
25-2 Lotus Mahal location
Vijayanagar, India
25-2 Lotus Mahal what century
15-16th
25-2 Lotus Mahal mahal means what
palace
25-2 Lotus Mahal is an Inner sanctuary what is another name for that
garbha griha
25-3 Baswan and Chatar Muni title
Akbar and the Elephant Hawai
25-3 Akbar and the Elephant Hawai, time frame
1590
25-3 Akbar and the Elephant Hawai, Allegory artists known for
for story telling detail
25-3 Akbar and the Elephant Hawai, art??
Flattening of traditional Persian art
25-4 Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shakh to Kings author-
Bichitr
25-4 Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shakh to Kings year
1615-1618
25-4 Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shakh to Kings, paint
water color
25-4 Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shakh to Kings, who is in painting
Artist at bottom- King James- Turkishman- Supi Mystic- Placement parrells to hierarchy
25-4 Jahangir Preferring a Sufi Shakh to Kings inspired by who?
European influences
25-5 Taj Mahal from?
Agra India
25-5 Taj Mahal year
1632-1647
25-5 Taj Maha why built
Wife died in birth of child, king had tomb built to honor her
25-6 Krishna (incarnation of Vishnu (avatar) and Radha (favorite Gopi cow heard woman) in a Pavilion, year
1760
25-6 Krishna (incarnation of Vishnu (avatar) and Radha (favorite Gopi cow heard woman) in a Pavilion material
Watercolor on paper
25-6 Krishna (incarnation of Vishnu (avatar) and Radha (favorite Gopi cow heard woman) in a Pavilion place
New Delhi
25-6 Krishna (incarnation of Vishnu (avatar) and Radha (favorite Gopi cow heard woman) in a Pavilion size
Miniature
25-7 Gopura is
the great temple
25-7 Gopura location
Madurai India
25-7 Gopura century
17th
25-7 Gopura repainted how often??
Repainted every 12 yrs
25-7 Gopura dedicated to who??
Dedicated to Shiva as the handsome one
25-8 Victoria Terminus made by?
Frederick W. Stevens
25-8 Victoria Terminus place
Mumbai, India
25-8 Victoria Terminus year
1878-1887
25-8 Victoria Terminus inspired by?
European inspired
25-10 Walking Buddha location
Sukhothai, Thailand
25-10 Walking Buddha century?
14th century
25-10 Walking Buddha material?
Bronze
25-10 Walking Buddha what is on top of his head?
Ball of fire on top of head
25-10 Walking Buddha what kind of perfection?
Super natural perfection of Buddha
25-11Emerald Buddha location
Bangkok, Thailand
25-11Emerald Buddha century
15th century
25-11Emerald Buddha material
Jade/ Jasper
25-11Emerald Buddha what does the king do
King dresses Buddha in seasonal clothing