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divided into thirteen parts ; two are given to the abacus , one to the fillet , two to
the madana , * seven to the cimarecta , and one to the cimbia . The upper part of
the shaft , about one and a half diameters below the capital , being divided into ...
The height of the griva being divided into three parts , one is given to the véd'hica
or basement , one to the griva , * and one to the uttira ( entablature ) . The sic'hara
( cupola ) being divided into thirty - two parts , three to be given to the lupa ...
The thirty - first chapter of the Mánasára , as well as the twenty - fourth of the
Máyámata , treat of gópuras , or towers on the gateways of temples ; from both
which works a few extracts will be given below . “ There are five sorts of gateways
The diameter of the gópura of two stories being divided into seven parts , four to
be given to the interior space , and three to the thickness of the walls . " “ The
diameter of the gópura of three stories being divided into nine parts , four to be
to be given to the pedestal , one to the base , and two to the pillars ; and the
upper part of the pyramid , which is equal in height to the breadth of the ground -
plan , being divided into twenty - nine parts , two are to be given to the
entablature of ...
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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.