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Car(Teru)in Sculpture and Art

Title:Car(Teru)in Sculpture and Art
Author:Kamat Jyotsna
Publication:Itihasa Darshana / Karnataka Itihasa Academy (R) Bangalore
Enumeration:Vol 7, 1992
Abstract:The ancient rite of car festival or Rathotsava is depicted in sculptures and paintings of antiquity.A painting on the wall of the Jaina Matha at Sravanabelgola depicts a car festival scene in all its dimensions, the gaily clad families, people buying and selling goods at temporary shops etc in a lively and colourful way.Very useful to understand the social life of the times.

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