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The village called dandáca is quadrangular , and surrounded by a square wall . It
consists of from ... The streets at the extremities or near the walls have a single
row of houses ; the centre streets a double row , or one on each side . The space
It has four streets of equal length on the four sides within the wall , meeting one
another at right angles , and two more ... Without the walls , ” continues our text , “
should be placed the shrines of the deities who preside over and defend the ...
It was constantly filled with female stage players ; it was beautiful with gardens
and groves of mango - trees , and enclosed with high walls . It was surrounded by
impassable ditches , and secured by fortifications difficult of assault by foreign ...
The thickness of the wall being divided into twelve equal parts , let five or six be
given to the door - frames or posts without ... closed by walls on all the sides but
the front , in which are the doors for entrance , approached by the front portico ...
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
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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.