Hindu Architecture: Vastu and Silpa Sastra

By: Govind Krishna Pillai

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In ‘Manasara Vastu and Silpa-Sastra’ certain discrepancies in the book made me to investigate. This book is the result of author investigation lasting over a period of several years. This book deals with fourteen chapters like : First chapter is introductory, Second chapter is Determination of the Cardinal points, Third chapter is Hindu System of Surveying, Fourth chapter is Hindu Measurements, Fifth chapter is Hindu proportions or the Relation between Length and Breadth, Sixth chapter is the Perimeter and the Yoni, Seventh chapter is Tests for Measurements, Eighth chapter is Hindu Fractions and limiting values, Nine chapter is the Sacrificial Altars, Tenth chapter is town Planning, Eleventh chapter is House Planning, Twelfth chapter is Sculpture, Thirteenth chapter is about Silpis, who are they?, Fourteenth chapter is Conclusion. In the last of the book Dictionary of Architectural Terms, Bibliography and Index has been given. Printed Pages: 352.

Title: Hindu Architecture: Vastu and Silpa Sastra

Author Name: Govind Krishna Pillai

Categories: India, Hinduism,

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2013

ISBN: 8180902285

ISBN 13: 9788180902284

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 110622

Keywords: Hindu Architecture: Vastu and Silpa Sastra Govind Krishna Pillai