Silpa Prakasa Medieval Orissan Sanskrit Text on Temple Architecture

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Brill Archive, 1966 - Architecture - 471 pages
 

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Contents

Preface by V S AGRAWALA
vii
Introduction by Alice BONER
xiii
Acknowledgments
lvii
Selection of a building site
10
First Prakāśa
15
Layout of the groundplan
17
Construction of the mukhaśālā wall
25
Pillars
31
Glossary of Technical Terms
73
Vimānamālini temple general
78
Padmagarbha and Kāmagarbha temples
84
Upper part of the rāhā
95
Plates 1LXXII
100
Kāmabandha
103
Parirāhā
110
Types of lions
116

Upper stringcourse bandhanā
54
Upper stringcourse bandhanā
61
Second Prakāśa
67
Anurāhās
71
Sculptural decoration
124
PRAKĀŠA
149
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