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Shrikantabandha, aka: Śrīkāntabandha, Shri-kanta-bandha; 1 Definition(s)

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Shrikantabandha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Śrīkāntabandha can be transliterated into English as Srikantabandha or Shrikantabandha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Śilpaśāstra (iconography)

Śrīkāntabandha (श्रीकान्तबन्ध) is a variety of adhiṣṭhāna (‘pedestal’), according to the Kāśyapaśilpa. The word adhiṣṭhāna refers to the ‘pedestal’ or ‘base’ on which a structure is built. Śrīkāntabandha is classified under its parent group named pādabandha.

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Śilpaśāstra (शिल्पशास्त्र, shilpa-shastra) represents the ancient Indian science of creative arts such as sculpture, iconography and painting. Closely related to Vāstuśāstra (architecture), they often share the same literature.

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