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The former being compelled to refer to the latter for the interpretation of the
superior dialect , and the latter to seek from the former for definitions of technical
terms , which neither the one nor the other seem to have been able to explain or
The contentment , too , of this latter sect with the inferior situation assigned them
by their conquerors for their divine worship , in a place contiguous to that which ,
among Hindús , is usually appropriated to the shrines of inferior deities and ...
bench , and the latter from athi , upon , and stha , to stand . Both are for the most
part composed of the same mouldings ; but the most remarkable feature in which
they differ is the square dye , which is peculiar to the former . The pedestal is not
A vájina ( 5 ) is distinguished from the campa , by the former having a greater
projection than the latter . A prativájina ( 6 ) is the same thing made in pedestals
to answer to the vájina ; its form , though generally rectangular , is sometimes ,
cumb'ha , and one - third of the latter to the cudmala ( the bud ) . Or divide the
crown of the cupola into five equal parts ; give three to the breadth of the p'haláca
, which divide into five equal parts , make the breadth of the padma take up four ...
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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.