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... for him , consisted in learning to read and write the English lan* Ráj or Rája ,
according to the Sanscrit pronunciation : Ráz or Ráza , according to the
pronunciation of the same term in the vernacular languages of the South of India .
It is stated to be the production of a sage named Mánasára , and is of great
celebrity in the south of India , as affording copious information on every branch
of the art on which he treats , but particularly on that of building sacred edifices ;
and it ...
That all these treatises were composed in the South of India , there appears
indeed no reason to doubt , for they seem to have been the standards by which
the existing religious structures were reared throughout this part of the peninsula
... 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 .
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 ...
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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.