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... of their proportions and richness of their ornaments. The several mouldings
which enter into the composition of pedestals and bases are, 1. upāna; 2. campa;
3. gal'a, cant'ha, griva, or candhara; 4. uttara; 5. vsjina ; 6. prativájina ; 7. pattica; 8
Of all the rectangular mouldings, a campa (2) has the least height, and its
projection, though generally equal to its altitude, frequently varies according to
the position of the principal members which it is employed to connect or to
separate; and ...
A vsjina (5) is distinguished from the campa, by the former having a greater
projection than the latter. A prativájina (6) is the same thing made in pedestals to
answer to the vájina ; its form, though generally rectangular, is sometimes, when
27 “The height of the upapitha (pedestal) being divided into twenty-four parts, let
five be given to the upána,” one to the campa,t twelve to the cantha, one to the
campa again, four to the pattica,S and one to the campa above.” This refers to the
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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.