Faculty Profile

 

Name : K. Kesava  Rajarajan
Designation : Associate Professor
Centre/School/Special Centre : School of Arts & Aesthetics
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Residence : 9540609848
Email : rkkrajarajan@mail.jnu.ac.in   rkkrajarajan@yahoo.com
Personal webpage : http://www.jnu.ac.in

Qualifications

M.Phil., Ph.D. 
                                    

Areas of Interest/Specialization

Visual Arts and Art History 
                                    

Experience

14 years 
                                    

Awards & Honours

AvH Post Doctoral Fellow, Berlin 
                                    

International Collaboration/Consultancy

 
                                    

Best Peer Reviewed Publications (upto 5)

* 2015: Pallava Vestiges in South Pe??a?u Basin. Annali - Università Degli Studi Di Napoli “L’Orientale”, Vol. 75.1/4: 101-118. ISSN 0393-3180.

* 2014: Pañcan?tyasabhas: Dancing Halls Five. Religion of South Asia, Equinox Publishing, Sheffield, UK. Vol. 8.2: 197-216. ISSN 1751-2689.

* 2012: Antiquity of the Vai??ava divyaksetras in Pa??inadu. Acta Orientalia, Societates Orientales Danica Fennica Norvegia Svecia, Vol. 73, pp. 59-104. ISSN 0001-6483.

* 2012: Dance of Ardhanari. A Historiographical Retrospection. In Tiziana Lorenzetti and Fabio Scialpi eds. Glimpses of Indian History and Art. Reflections on the Past, Perspectives for the Future. Roma: SAPIENZA Università Editrice, pp. 233-270. ISBN 978-88-95814-85-8.

* 2011: Siva-Dak?i?amurti on vimanas of Vi??u Temples in the Far South. South Asian Studies, Routledge, Vol. 27, 2: 131-144. ISSN: 0266-6030. 
                                  

Recent Peer Reviewed Journals/Books (upto 3)

* 2013: Minak?i-Sundaresvara - ‘Tiruvi?aiya?a? Pura?am’ in Letters, Design and Art. R.K.K. Rajarajan and JEYAPRIYA Rajarajan, Sharada Publishing House, New Delhi. Pages xv + 200, plans + color + black & white photos = 7 + 52 + 88, ISBN: 978-81-926983-2-8.

* 2013: Historical sequence of the Vai??ava Divyadesas. Sacred venues of Vi??ism. Acta Orientalia, Societates Orientales Danica Fennica Norvegia Svecia, Vol. 74, pp. 37-90. ISSN 0001-6438.

* 2000: Dance of Ardhanari as Pattini-Ka??aki: With special reference to the Cilappatikaram. Berliner Indologische Studien, Berlin, Vol. 13/14, pp. 401-14. ISBN 978-3-447-05676-2. 
                                    

Patents (if any)