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Aspects of Sanskrit architectural texts

Aspects of Sanskrit architectural texts

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Published by Saraswat Kunja in Kolkata .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Manabendu Banerjee
The Physical Object
Pagination406p. ;
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24843509M
LC Control Number2011320280

Sanskrit (or Prakrit) Jaina Texts. Here are a few Sanskrit (or Prakrit) Jaina texts, some with English translation. They include the fundamental Tattvārthādhigama-sūtra, by Umāsvāti according to the Śvetāmbara Jaina tradition, or by Umāsvāmi according to the Digambara Jaina tradition. Importantly, this text is accepted by both traditions. Hindu texts are manuscripts and historical literature related to any of the diverse traditions within Hinduism.A few texts are shared resources across these traditions and broadly considered as Hindu scriptures. These include the Vedas and the rs hesitate in defining the term "Hindu scriptures" given the diverse nature of Hinduism, but many list the Bhagavad Gita and the.

General Overviews. Michell is an accessible introduction to the Hindu temple. Michell is a practical tool for anyone embarking on visiting temples, of all periods, beyond the best-known tourist sites. Tadgell provides a substantial synthesis, treating Hindu architecture in a broad single-volume survey of the architecture of the subcontinent. so-called ancient texts.4 As an extension of this idea, architectural treatises written in the Sanskrit language came to be viewed as critical sources of knowledge. Apart from their intrinsic value as texts, treatises could provide evidence that.

Manabendu Banerjee has written: 'A dictionary of Sanskrit-English technical terms' -- subject(s): Mathematics, Dictionaries, Sanskrit language, English, Technology, Sanskrit 'Aspects of Sanskrit. Scanned Sanskrit Documents The following links direct to Sanskrit books available on internet in scanned format. If you find other centers or links that have scanned documents in Sanskrit, please send a note to [email protected] For encoded Sanskrit documents visit main page or list of texts elsewhere.


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