Description or summary of the book: Part of everyday life, yet rich in symbolic meaning, renderings of the sun and the moon are present in all folk and tribal art traditions of India. They are always in relationship with each other. Agrarian societies keep track of time by referring to markers in the seasonal variations of the sun, moon, and the planets. Over the course of time, they have also woven wonderful stories and myths around them. Here, for the first time, is a collection of unusual stories and exquisite art from some of the finest living artists, on this most universal of themes.
Estimated reading time (average reader): 1H55M44S
Other categories, genre or collection: Solar System: The Sun & Planets, Art Treatments & Subjects, Folk Art, Decorative Arts
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