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What could account for the similarity in design of the stamp seals of the Indus Valley Civilization and contemporaneous sites in Mesopotamia?
To date, what has NOT been discovered in the Indus Valley?
The small seal discovered at Mohenjo-daro uses which figure to support the Indian practice of meditation?
Where did the Buddha give his First Sermon?
Which of the following rulers marked his reign with the first official sponsorship of Buddhism?
What is a stupa, and how does it reflect Buddhist belief?
How does the Vishvanatha Temple at Khajuraho symbolize the birthplace of Shiva?
What are the Ajanta caves, and why are they important?
How does the Rajput painting style differ from the Mughal painting style?
How does the Taj Mahal resemble an Iranian garden pavilion and why is that significant?
How did Akbar and the Elephant Hawai from the Akbarnama become a metaphor for Akbar's rule?
How does the Taj Mahal symbolize the Islamic Paradise?
How does this work represent the political acumen of the sitter?
How do these works function as cultural dialogs?
How does this structure express its architectural value?
How does this work define the visual vocabulary of its period?
How does this image reflect the essence of Shiva?
How does this image reflect the particular religious beliefs it illustrates?
How does this image represent the divine nature of the god?
How does this image reflect Indian motifs for religious architecture?
Attribute the images on the screen to a culture and give an approximate date. Give the reasons for your attributions, using complete sentences and referring to specific works discussed in class.
Who was the first Maurya ruler to erect monumental stone artworks in India?
The pillars of Ashoka form which of the following?
Which of the following was an important Indus Valley site?
Which of the following is a Buddhist monastery?
Which of the following would NOT describe a stupa?
One explanation for the sexually explicit images at Khajuraho relates them to which of the following?
How is the story about the wild elephant from the Akbarnama an allegory about Akbar's early years as ruler?
Which of the following devices did Basawan utilize to detail the chaos and danger during the elephant rampage in the Akbarnama?
In Krishna and Radha in a Pavilion, which of the following is the setting for the lovers' tryst?
The architect of the Taj Mahal achieved a balance between the verticality and horizontality of the structure by using which of the following?
Which of the following describes gopuras, a very popular structural motif found in temple complexes in the far south of India?
The Great Temple at Madurai is dedicated to ____.
Angkor Wat was constructed to associate Suryavarman II with his personal god ____.
Describe the function and basic layout of a Hindu temple.