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The sixth contains rules and directions for constructing a gnomon, for the purpose
of determining the several points of the compass. The seventh treats of the parts
into which the ground-plan of the cities, towns, temples, palaces and houses ...
The sixth chapter of the Mánasāra is exclusively devoted to this subject, the fifth
containing directions for performing certain religious rites to propitiate the
presiding deities of the soil. The first section of the Cásyapa combines both these
It may contain twelve, twenty-four, fifty, one hundred and eight, three hundred or
more houses. The smallest, or that which contains twelve houses, is called
ásrama, hermitage, and ought to be situated near mountains and forests, for the ...
The Chandita contains sixty-four equal parts, being the square of eight, of which
the middle four parts are called Bráhmya, or those which belong to Brahma, and
they should be entirely appropriated to sacred purposes. Around these are ...
The History of the Alemdār, Mustafá Pāshā, containing some account of the
stratagems employed by him and his party, for the ... This Japanese work
contains the History of the Dairis or Ecclesiastical Emperors of Japan from the
year 660 Ante ...
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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.