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Glossary Of Architectural Terms

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This chapter contains a glossary of Sanskrit-based architectural terms that are appropriate to Nagara temple architecture. The glossary is based on one provided in the Encylopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, Meister/Dhaky/Deva 1988, and encourages readers to become familiar with it as a means of understanding the temple's form.

Keywords: Nāgara temple architecture; Sanskrit-based architectural terms

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