Angkor Database

Entries tagged with “apsaras”

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    Dance as Devotion

    Indic Influences on Dance as Devotion in Angkor

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    The goddesses and women of Angkor.Scholarly, artistic and literary musings in the realm of devatas and apsaras.

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    German Apsara Conservation Project

    The German Apsara Conservation Project (GACP) is a non-profit organisation initiated by the University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany, and...
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    Is Angkor Wat a 12th-century Facebook?

    "They stand and stare like silent sentinels, sensuous rather than erotic, carved with elegance and care. But exactly who are...
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    Unconventional, passionate and stimulating revisitation of Angkorian bas-reliefs, with an emphasis on the female figures of the lost civilization, from...
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    Reading Apsara

    Professional photographer Em Karuna came up with the idea of a present-day apsara in a library, and it fitted our...
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    The Legend of Apsara Mera

    Detailed analysis of Princess Norodom Buppha Devi’s choreography for the Royal Ballet of Cambodia. Behind the dance compositions, a whole...