Manipuri costumes through ages
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Published by Mutua Museum in Imphal .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementMutua Bahadur
The Physical Object
Pagination198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25198561M
LC Control Number2012323418

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This book contains comprehensive black and white line drawings of costume through the ages. It is useful as a reference book but is not as engaging as some of the other books on costume which include some colour illustrations or have more white space around the drawings. This is a useful and well researched book but if I had to pick my top 10 books on costume this wouldn't be one of them.4/4(34).   Imphal, November 27 A book entitled Manipuri Costumes Through Ages (India, Bangladesh & Myanmar) written by Mutua Bahadur has been released today at EEMA Mini Hall, Keishampat Junction at a simple ceremony attended by Commissioner (Art & Culture) RK Nimai Singh and MGI (Mandalay) Managing Director K Sundergopal Sharma as the chief guest and president . The age-old dance tradition of the place is manifested from great Indian epics, ‘Ramayana’ and ‘Mahabharata’, where the native dance experts of Manipur are referred as ‘Gandharvas’. The Manipuris perform this religious art that aims at expressing spiritual values during Hindu festivals and other important cultural occasions like. Few books of costume design will prove more useful to artists, students, stage designers, and scholars than this volume. Presenting detailed drawings in a continuous chronological format, it provides a history of costume design through the ages, from the first century A.D. to Culled from sculpture, lithographs, paintings, illuminated manuscripts, engravings, caricatures, fashion plates.

Costumes of Manipuri Dance are very colourful, attractive and very richly bedecked. The costumes for Manipuri dancers, particularly for women are quite unique from other Indian classical dance forms. The Gopis usually wear a red dress while Radha stands out in green attire. The male dancer, who is Krishna, wears a saffron dress. Costumes for Male Manipuri Dancer. Manipur was an independent country for the past 2, years except for an interlude of British occupation for 56 years after , while India was for over years. Manipur was loosely administered by the British and was not fully integrated into India. After Indian Independence in , Manipur was merged into India in View the outfits and fashions of the Middle Ages, the Tudors and Stuarts, Civil War and Georgians. From Jane Austen and Queen Victoria through to the hippies of the s. British Costume Fashion through the Ages – Part One. to 11th to 15th century, including the Wars of the Roses. British Costume Fashion through the Ages – Part Two.   Books Advanced Search New Releases & Pre-orders Best Sellers Browse Genres Children's & Young Adult Textbooks Exam Central All Indian Languages of 23 results for Books: Manipuri Skip to main search results.

  About this video -- This video is for comparing of manipuri couples traditional dress vs vietnamamese traditional dress vs myanmar traditional dress. Comment below which one .   The traditional costumes of north eastern India are known for their colourful and vibrant attire. And Manipuri costumes hold no exception in standing out for their dynamic trends of traditional dresses of Manipuri females differ from occasion to occasion but the major traditional dresses comprise: Innaphi. Phanek. MayekNaibi. This book provides, in a continuous series of drawings, a history of costume throug the ages-from the first century A.D. to Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Klepper, Erhard. Costumes through the ages. London, Thames and Hudson [] (OCoLC)