Samarangana-Sutradhara (Text with English Introduction, Index and Detailed Chapter-Wise Summary), (Third Edition), 2 Vols

By: Pushpendra Kumar

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This work treats of the construction of cities, palaces and mansions with greater clearness of expression and wealth of details than any other available work of Silpa Sastra. The 31st Chapter contains descriptions of various kinds of machines that are not found in other Silpa works, such as the elephant machine wooden bird-machine travelling in the sky wooden vimana machine flying in the air doorkeeper machine soldier machine etc. Generally the language of the extant Silpa works is Ungrammatical, but the present work is free from grammatical solecisms and written mostly in a sweet and beautiful style. The work will prove to be of immense benefit to students of Indian Architecture as well as to those who wish to follow it in practice. This work includes text, English Introduction. Index & detail chapter wise summary.Printed Pages: 830.

Title: Samarangana-Sutradhara (Text with English Introduction, Index and Detailed Chapter-Wise Summary), (Third Edition), 2 Vols

Author Name: Pushpendra Kumar

Categories: Sanskrit and Vedic Literature, India,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2004

ISBN: 9788187412

ISBN 13: 9789788187417

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 104083

Keywords: Samarangana-Sutradhara (Text with English Introduction, Index and Detailed Chapter-Wise Summary), (Third Edition), 2 Vols Pushpendra Kumar