Vāstu, Astrology, and Architecture: Papers Presented at the First All India Symposium on Vāstu, Bangalore, Held on June 3-4, 1995 (Google eBook)

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Gayatri Devi Vasudev
Motilal Banarsidass Publ., Jan 1, 1998 - Architecture - 238 pages
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ABOUT THE BOOK:Vastu Sastra, an important limb of Jyotisa or astrology, is an ancient science and study of architecture and engineering. The present volume is an outcome of a symposium on Vastu. One of the goals of the symposium was to revive the lost
  

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Contents

Vastu Vidya
13
The Status and Relevance of Vastu in
28
The Concept of Vastu Purusa Mandala
37
The Vastu Purusa
45
Vastu and Modem Engineering
58
Importance of Vastu
64
Vastu Sastra Its Importance
74
Relevance of Ancient Vastu Technology
82
The Efficacy of Vastu Sastra
141
Véstu or the Heavenly Planets in Human Houses
152
Rectification Through Vastu Principles
171
References to Vastu in the Scriptures
181
The Vastu of Temples
188
Indian Architecture
195
Vastu Principles in the Construction of Theatres
206
Vistu Sistra and Ancient Temples With Special
214

Hospitals and Consulting Chambers
93
General Vastu Guidelines
101
Astrological Configurations for Vastu
111
Vastu and Iyotisa
121
Basics of Temple Interiors
227
Some Research Notes on Vastu
233
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