all ebooks in category: Religious Arts & Photography

The Oxford Handbook of Religion and the Arts
English | ISBN: 0195176677 | 2014 | 564 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Nearly every form of religion or spirituality has a vital connection with art. Religions across the world, from Hinduism and Buddhism to Eastern Orthodox Christianity, …

Hindu Gods and Goddesses: 300 Illustrations from "The Hindu Pantheon" (Dover Pictorial Archive)
English | November 30, 2011 | ISBN: 0486451313 | 128 pages | EPUB | 90 Mb

Reflecting the spirit of East Indian myths, legends, and fables, these illustrations were compiled by one of the nineteenth century's foremost Orientalists. Edward Moor published …

Drawing on Tradition: Manga, Anime, and Religion in Contemporary Japan [Repost]
English | October 31, 2012 | ISBN: 0824835891 | 216 pages | PDF | 2.02 Mb

Manga and anime (illustrated serial novels and animated films) are highly influential Japanese entertainment media that boast tremendous domestic consumption as well as worldwide distribution …

Painting the Soul: Icons, Death Masks and Shrouds
English | ISBN: 186189001X | | 248 pages | PDF | 35 MB

Painting the Soul is a beautifully illustrated study of the creation and development of the icon. "This book is a firework display. It sets off …