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... eight ratharénus one valágra, the point of a hair; eight valágras are equal in
size to a louse; eight lice to a grain of yava; three, three and a half, and four yavas
make one angula, or finger of the inferior, middle, and superior sorts respectively.
“Having dug a pit a hasta in depth, in the middle of the ground, return the earth
into it, and according to the space which the latter may now take up with
reference to that which it occupied before the digging of the pit, whether more,
less, or the ...
“The village called Sarvatóbhadra is also of a quadrangular form, containing in
the middle a temple dedicated to any one of the triad, Brahma,” Vishnu, or
Mahéswara. It has four streets of equal length on the four sides within the wall,
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 ...
Two broad streets run through the middle of the village, from east to west and
from north to south, cutting one another in the middle, where there should be
erected either “a temple for Brahma, or a mantapa for general meetings.” At each
of 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.