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Moreover , the study of this , as well as of other sciences , has been very
generally laid aside by the higher classes for acquirements more in unison with
the tone and feelings of the times ; while the treatises themselves , scattered and
... and afterwards that of Head English Master to the native classes of that
institution . It was while in the latter situation that he was , for upwards of five
years , intimately known to the writer of these remarks , who , shortly before his
quitting India ...
... the five different classes of artists , said to have been descended from
Viswacarma , and to have followed respectively ... which buildings should be
erected — such as temples , palaces , and private dwelling - houses for the
several classes ...
... of the four classes , with reference to the five qualities aboveIt * Brahmans , C'
shetriyas , Vais'yas , or men of the first , second , or third classes . mentioned .
Nay , soine have gone even so far ON THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE HINDUS .
Nay , soine have gone even so far as to forbid the lower class from occupying the
ground suited to the higher , and vice ... qualities required by this prescription for
the residence of any one of the classes ; and , in order perhaps to obviate this ...
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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.