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Having yoked the oxen , ” continues the same author , “ a little more to the right
than to the left of the pole , or towards the right hand of the driver , and having
recited the appropriate prayers , let furrows be drawn towards the east or west ,
... hour after sun - rise , and at the same time before sun - set ; and between these
points a right line is drawn so as to join them ; the point marked by the morning
shadow will shew the east , and that marked by the evening shadow the west .
The interval between the times at which the western and eastern points were
marked on the preceding day is ... But , in consequence of the processional
variation of the times of the shadow marked in the east and west of the circle , the
It consists of from one to five parallel streets , running in one direction , generally
from east to west , and of two more streets forming right angles at both the
extremities of the five parallel streets , and also of a third crossing the middle of
compartments called Divya and Mánushya three or four more parallel streets may
be made from east to west , with as many cross ones from north to south , forming
as it were so many courts or enclosures . Two broad streets run through 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.