This September, the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural heritage (INTACH) Belagavi chapter published its first book ‘Architectural Splendors of Belagavi’ written by Dr. Smita Surebankar (Retd. Principal, RPD College and noted archaeologist and historian). The 400 page all color book printed on art paper, is completely illustrated to depict all the major heritage monuments of Belagavi district.
Based on years of research by the author, it is a collectors’ piece for heritage enthusiasts. It covers monuments ranging from forts, palaces, mansions, schools, colleges, churches, mosques, palatial heritage houses, artistic homes and the like.
For the coming festive season of Diwali, you would definitely like to pick this book as a gift to your loved ones, to the corporate clients or to business associates who would cherish the heritage value of this publication.
The book is priced at Rs. 1200 for the paperback version and Rs. 1400 for a hardback one (limited copies available in hardback) with a 25% discount on purchases over 5 copies. It can be picked at INTACH Belagavi chapter office, C/o Bharatesh Education Trust, 188, Old P.B. Road, Near Fort, Belgaum or send an email to [email protected] or simply call 0831-2421513 to order a copy.
What better way to spread joy than with the happiness that you’ve done your bit for the heritage of this nation. Looking forward to your response.