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Vidya Dehejia

Vidya Dehejia, Barbara Stoler Miller Professor of Indian Art at Columbia University, is author of a range of books on the history of Indian art that include Yogini Cult and Temples, Discourse in Early Buddhist Art, and The Body Adorned. Her works relate the literary and visual arts in meaningful ways by including translations of ancient poetry and inscriptions. She was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2012 for her contribution to art and education.

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