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53 cumb'ha, and one-third of the latter to the cudmala (the bud). ... make the
breadth of the padma take up four parts; which divide again into three equal parts
, give one to the breadth of the cant'ha, and three to the breadth of the cumb'ha.
The designs have been taken by an artist on the spot, and the proportions of the
different parts of which the temple is ... to the pillars, three to the entablature, one
to the upper base, two to the cant'ha, six to the cupola, and two to the pinnacle.
55 Nát'ha " at Cánchipuram (Canjeveram). ... the pillar, three-quarters to the
entablature, a half to the base, one to the pillar, a half to the entablature, a quarter
to the upper base, a half to the cantha, one to the cupola, and a half to the
... one to the cant'ha, two and a-half to the cupola, and one and a-half to the
pinnacle. The pedestal below is equal in height to the base.” Temples of five
stories are found in various parts of southern India; and the design which
... to the pillar, one and a-quarter to the entablature of the ninth; two and a-half to
the pillar, one to the entablature of the tenth; two to the pillar, one to the
entablature of the eleventh; one to the upper base, two to the cant'ha, three 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.