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Author Gray, John N., 1945-
Title Domestic mandala : architecture of lifeworlds in Nepal / John Gray
Imprint Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, c2006
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  DS493.9.C49 G73 2006    AVAILABLE    30520020652682
Descript xvi, 163 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Series Anthropology and cultural history in Asia and the Indo-Pacific
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-158) and index
Introduction : domestic space, activities, and experience of the cosmos -- The sacred house : domestic space as mandala -- The auspicious house : materials, design, and orientation -- The constructed house : ritual construction of domestic space -- The revelatory house : dwelling in the mandala -- The matrimonial house : ritual appropriation of domestic space -- Conclusion : Architechno
Subject Chhetris -- Dwellings -- Nepal -- Kholagaun
Chhetris -- Nepal -- Kholagaun -- Social life and customs
Mandala -- Nepal -- Kholagaun
Architecture and cosmology
Hindu cosmology
Hinduism -- Nepal -- Kholagaun -- Rituals
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