Vastu-shastra (5): Temple Architecture
by D. N. Shukla | 1960 | 69,139 words | ISBN-10: 8121506115 | ISBN-13: 9788121506113
This page describes Group B: Later Lata Style which is chapter 6 of the study on Vastu-Shastra (Indian architecture) fifth part (Temple architecture). This part deals with This book deals with an outline history of Hindu Temple (the place of worship). It furtherr details on various religious buildings in India such as: shrines, temples, chapels, monasteries, pavilions, mandapas, jagatis, prakaras etc. etc.
Chapter 6 - Group B: Later Lāṭa Style
I. Meru etc. 16 Varieties:
II. Meru etc.:
III. Śrīdhara etc.: 40 Prāsādas of Pure Varieties:
[Favourite to Bhagavatī]
[Favourite to Śiva]:
[Favourite to Brahmī]:
[Favourite to Viṣṇu]:
IV. Nanda etc, 10 Mixed Varieties:
N.B.—The 57th chapter is not only incomplete but seems to be mis-arranged (vide reconstructed scheme of Samarāṅgaṇa Sūtradhāra).