The volume also provides valuable insights on the art and architectural developments, i.e. temples, stupa and sculptural art. Besides, discussion on socio-cultural and religious aspects have also been found in relation to ethnographic studies on pottery and megaliths. This book has 26 col and 173 b/w illustrations.
Origin of Saivism in south Odisha, position of woman in ancient and medieval times and some other articles included in this volume are of great interest. The articles are well illustrated and discussed by giving the reasonable conclusions.This book has 4 col. and 31 b/w illustrations.