march, 2018

30mar7:30 pm- 8:30 pmSacred Love: Erotic Art in the Temples of Nepal Book Launch7:30 pm - 8:30 pm 9 Yong Siak St, 168645

Event Details

‘Sacred Love: Erotic art in the temples of Nepal’ presents an extensive collection of captivating images of the erotic carvings from all around Nepal and comparable art in other cultures.

Through extensive fieldwork with craftsmen, sociologists, historians, priests and even Maoist rationalists, the author examines the reasons behind their existence, the enduring beliefs of the culture that gave birth to them, the principles of Nepalese temple architecture, the lives of the craftsmen who carve these images, the attitude of Nepalese society towards them, and the reconstruction efforts underway following the tragic earthquake of 2015.

Time

(Friday) 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location

Books Actually @ Yong Siak Street

9 Yong Siak St, 168645

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