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partly concave ; and its section is composed of two opposite curves , meeting at
the bisecting point of a line drawn between the points of recess and projection ,
and very much resembling the cima recta and reversa of the western architects .
... tf or of leaves , flowers , and the like . ” 6. The * Plinth . + Fillet . 1 Cima reversa .
# Dado . 8 Platland . ** A fabulous animal . 4 Cima recta . ++ Lion . E 2 OF
BASES , The height of a base is equal ON THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE
The breadth of this vimána , which is measured between the two angular pillars ,
is divided into six parts : two are given to the muc'hb'hadra ( or the * An ornament
made in the form of a bud . + Lotus , or cima recta . middle niche ) , and two to ...
The sic'hara ( cupola ) being divided into thirty - two parts , three to be given to
the lupa mula , t two to the ad'hópadma ( the lower cima recta ) , one to the
málábaddha ( the fillet ornamented with a wreath ) , two to the úrdd hvapadma (
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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.