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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
... 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 ...
within the village ; if otherwise , it should remain without . In the case of Vishnu
too , if the idol is to be consecrated according to the system of Vayghánasa * it
may be admitted within , but if according to the doctrines of Páncharátrat it should
A vimána consists , according to the former , ' of from one to twelve stories ; ' and
according to the latter , .of from one to sixteen stories ; ' and • is made round ,
quadrangular , or of six or eight sides . ' The form of the edifice may be uniformly
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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.