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Rediscovering the Hindu Temple: The Sacred Architecture and by Vinayak Bharne, Krupali Krusche

By Vinayak Bharne, Krupali Krusche

This quantity examines the multifarious dimensions that represent the workings of the Hindu temple as an architectural and concrete outfitted shape. 11 chapters contemplate Hindu temples from a number of standpoints tracing their elusive evolution from wayside shrines in addition to canonization into classical items; wondering the position of treatises containing their construction ideas; interpreting their prescribed proportions and orders; studying their presence in, and as, better sacred habitats and ritualistic settings; and asserting their influential function within the modern Indian city. Going past stereotypical displays of Hindu temples ruled through chronological and stylistic subject matters, this learn, addressed to architects, urbanists, and developers, combines ancient scholarship, documentation, own observations and fieldwork to extend the assumption of the Hindu temple as a fancy and contradictory cultural entity, that's either formal and casual, huge and modest, old and glossy, and deserving of a miles broader and deeper knowing.

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1 Jyotisha: The Science of Astronomy and DVVHPEOHGDOLVWRI HVVD\VHQWLWOHGTraités, temples et images du Astrology monde indien: etudes d’histoire et d’archéologie. 4 Did Treatises Inform the Hindu Temple Design?

1 Jyotisha: The Science of Astronomy and DVVHPEOHGDOLVWRI HVVD\VHQWLWOHGTraités, temples et images du Astrology monde indien: etudes d’histoire et d’archéologie. 4 Did Treatises Inform the Hindu Temple Design?

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