Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Taylor, Paul Michael, 1953- author.

Title Sikhs : legacy of the Punjab / Paul Michael Taylor, Robert Pontsioen.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Asian Cultural History Program, Smithsonian Institution, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  DS485.P88 T39 2014    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 108 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "[Produced and distributed] In association with: Sikh Heritage Foundation (Weirton, West Virginia), Fresno Art Museum (Fresno, California), The Sikh Foundation (Palo Alto, California)."
"Published in conjunction with the exhibition Sikhs: Legacy of the Punjab, organized and circulated by the Sikh Heritage Project of the Asian Cultural History Program, Smithsonian Institution. Venues (to 2013): National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (Washington, D.C.) July 24, 2004-October 3, 2007. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History (Santa Barbara, California), February 21-May 1, 2009. Fresno Art Museum (Fresno, California), January 19-April 30, 2012. Next scheduled venue: Institute of Texan Cultures / University of Texas, San Antonio (2015)."--Page [16].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-103).
Contents 1. Introduction: Sikh heritage at the Smithsonian -- 2. Age of the Sikh gurus -- 3. Guru Granth Sahib : Sikh scripture becomes the eternal guru -- 4. The Khalsa : armed with tradition -- 5. Sikh heritage in the Punjab -- 6. The practice of Sikh faith -- 7. Darbar Sikh -- 8. Contemporary Sikh art -- 9. Sikh music : sounds of faith and celebration -- 10. Epilogue.
Subject Sikhs -- History -- Exhibitions.
Sikhism -- History -- Exhibitions.
Sikh art -- Exhibitions.
Sikh music -- Exhibitions.
Sikhs -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.
Punjab (India) -- History -- Exhibitions.
Punjab (Pakistan) -- History -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Pontsioen, Robert, 1978- author.
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Asian Cultural History Program.
ISBN 9781891739903

Available items only