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Tanjore means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geographySource: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Painting: A Survey (h)
Tanjore painting.—The artists of Vijayanagara turned up in two great courts of late medieval India and created a new genre of painting, inspired by the great Vijayanagara traditions. Tanjore paintings are of popular Hindu deities and scenes from Hindu epics.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Search found 28 books and stories containing Tanjore; (plurals include: Tanjores). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Chaitanya's Life and Teachings (by Krishna-das Kaviraj)
Marathi Poets of Southern India < [July 1939]
'The Triple Stream' < [November-December 1934]
Yakshagana: Origin And Growth < [January 1958]
The Sarva-Darsana-Samgraha (by E. B. Cowell)
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 4.6 - (c) Symbology of Muyalakan (the Apasmara Purusha) < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]
Chapter 3.7 - Andhakasura-murti (conquest of Andhaka Asura) < [Volume 2 - Nampi Arurar and Mythology]
Indian Medicinal Plants (by Kanhoba Ranchoddas Kirtikar)
Vastu-shastra (5): Temple Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
Pāṇḍya Prākāras and Gopuras < [Chapter 12 - History of Hindu Temples (Prāsādas and Vimānas)]
Chola Temples (Circa 900-1150 A.D.) < [Chapter 12 - History of Hindu Temples (Prāsādas and Vimānas)]
Bhaumika Vimānas (Temples of South India, Decan and Greater India) < [Chapter 12 - History of Hindu Temples (Prāsādas and Vimānas)]