A new film by the eminent Indian art historian Benoy K Behl tracing the development of Buddhism in India through the ages.
Excerpts from a series of films Benoy Behl made in 2005 on the subject of The Paintings of India. In this second playlist I feature the documentaries on miniature paintings.
Excerpts from a series of films Benoy Behl made in 2005 on the subject of The Paintings of India. In this first playlist I feature the documentaries on sacred art.
A series of videos on the philosophy, art and culture of Buddhism in India by the renowned historian and photographer Benoy K Behl covering the Stupa, cave monasteries and later developments in the Himalayan Region.
A look at the Buddhist heritage sites in the western and eastern Deccan areas of India.
A look at the impact of the story of Prince Rāma on the cultures of south and south-east Asia.
A wonderful film about the pervasive influence of Indian culture in Japan.
A documentary on the revival of Tipitaka chanting in modern times and a recording of some chanting from the festival in Kandy, Sri Lanka.
A look at the cosmopolitan world of India and the many cultures and civilisations that have flourished there in a spirit of tolerance and beneficial interaction.