Sinhalese Monastic Architecture: The Viháras of Anurádhapura

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BRILL, 1974 - History - 438 pages
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
The Organic Monastery
33
Pabbata Vihara
58
Pancayatana Partvena
86
Padhanaghara Parivena
102
Shrines and Sanctuaries
137
Ecclesiastical Buildings
214
Ransimalaka Mahavihara
238
Pasadas with internal divisions
287
Mahapaji almshall Anuradhapura
289
Bhojanasala Mahavihara east
290
Bhojanasala and scullery Building Nos 29 and 30 Jetavanavihara
291
Bhojanasala Mirisavativihara
292
Bhojanasalas
293
Bhojanasala Vessagiriya
295
Bhojanasala Veherabafidigala
296

Hall Vessagiriya
239
Upatthanasalas
240
Tijimage No 1 Jetavanavihara
241
PUimage No 2 Jetavanavihara
242
Ruin No 1 Group A Mahavihara east
243
NiSsamkadanavinodamandapaya Polonnaruva
244
Pasada Monastery B Jetavanavihara
252
Mayura parivena Mahavihara
253
Pasada Monastery B Thuparama
254
Pasadauposathaghara Pankuliya
255
Rockcut sanctuaries and monasteries based on rectangular ground plans India
272
Pasadas from Bharhut reliefs
274
Pasada type structures
276
Kuti Monastery B Abhayagirivihara Sector II
279
Cavemonasteries
286
Bhojanasala Puliyankujam
298
Jantaghara Vijayarama
299
Bhojanasala Monastery B Abhayagirivihara Sector II
301
Jantaghara ? Pankuliya
302
Basemouldings
314
Stone mouldings Early Anuradhapura Period
315
Brick and stone mouldings Late Anuradhapura Period
316
Classification of moonstone types
326
Stairs and entrances
331
Staircase with volutes and ornamental brick moulding Sigiriya
332
Entrances brick and stone volutes
333
Entrances
334
Evolution of wingstones and guardstones after Hocart
335
Entrance Building No 11 Toluvila
336
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