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... shortly before his quitting India , had the satisfaction of recommending him to
the First Commissioner in Mysor , by which means he was placed in a sphere of
action where talents such as his could not long remain unknown , and which
... shall perhaps add some descriptions of a few temples and porticoes ,
principally taken from the Carnatic , with corresponding designs . “ Wishing you
and your family every success and prosperity in life , " I remain , “ Sir , “ Your most
It is true that the Hindus were in possession of numerous treatises on architecture
, sculpture , & c . , which collectively are called the Silpa Sástra , * but
unfortunately few traces of them remain . There appears to have been , according
to some ...
When the crops are matured , and the flowers in bloom , let them be grazed on by
cattle , and let cows remain on them for one or two nights . The ground will
become purified by the froth flowing from the mouths of the cows , and by their
... 2dly . of religious duties diurnal and periodical , of the various kinds of
sacraments , and of ceremonies propitious or expiative , in which within the
village ; if otherwise , it should remain ON THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE
HINDUS . 45.
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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.