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... statues , directions are likewise given for carving those of the personages here
mentioned , who have been admitted among the inferior divinities , and assumed
their places around the temple of Siva , particularly in the South of India .
That the religion and literature , as well as the political constitution of the South ,
were derived from the North , the earliest seat of the Hindú empire as well as of
arts and sciences , and that the southern peninsula was before that period a vast
... which will point to the south and north . Again , from the southern and northern
points . which touch the circumference of the inner circle respectively , and with
the same radius , describe two more circles , and the points of intersection on the
There should be two tanks t or reservoirs , one towards the south - west and the
other towards the north - east . This village * The goddess of destruction , a form
of Bhavani . † The south of India is famous for the beautiful workmanship of its ...
A tank or reservoir should be constructed either on the south or north side , or
near either of these two points , for ablutionary and culinary purposes . ” “ The
village called Nandyávartta , is either square or oblong . It is divisible into as
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Ram Raz: Essay on the Architecture of the Hindús / by Rám Ráz. - London : Parker, 1834. - xiv, 64 S. : Ill. - (Oriental Translation Fund) Die bibliographische Beschreibung im Haupteintrag ist unzureichend und irreführend.