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... 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 . guage . He was first attached to one of the vi
There appears to have been , according to some , thirty - two , and according to
others sixty - four , standard treatises on the above - mentioned arts , but of these
, excepting a few scattered fragments which are occasionally to be met with ...
On a smooth level piece of ground is erected a gnomon , ” which according to
some , “ should be of sixteen angulas in height , and of the same diameter at the
bottom ; the whole should be shaped like the leaf of an opening bud , D2 ON THE
... the result will give the difference of the shadow for the given time ; it will then
be only necessary to remove the eastern or western point so far towards the
south or north , according as the difference of the shadow on the second day may
be in ...
He divides the pedestals into three sorts , according to the magnitude of the
edifices in which they are to be employed , and makes their height , if I
understand him rightly , to consist of from one - quarter to six times the height of
the base , and ...
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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.