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The traditional architecture of the Kathmandu Valley

Wolfgang Korn

The traditional architecture of the Kathmandu Valley

by Wolfgang Korn

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Published by Ratna Pustak Bhandar in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal,
  • Kathmandu Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Nepal -- Kathmandu Valley.,
    • Buildings -- Nepal -- Kathmandu Valley.,
    • Architecture -- Details.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWolfgang Korn.
      SeriesBibliotheca Himalayica ;, ser. 3, v. 11
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.H6 B52 ser. 3, vol. 11 1977, NA1510.8.N42 B52 ser. 3, vol. 11 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 125 p. :
      Number of Pages125
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4704312M
      LC Control Number77905217

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      Thhis book is a result of several years research by author during his stay in Nepal as a German volunteer assigned to the building Department (Housing and Physical Department) of Nepal Government. It is a study of the Government. it is a study of buildings in the Kathmandu Valley best. The Traditional Newar Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley: The Stupas and the Chaityas (Book) Book Details. ISBN. X. Title. The Traditional Newar Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley: The Stupas and the Chaityas. Author. Wolfgang Korn. Publisher. Ratna Books. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By.

      Traditional Newar Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley: The Stupas and the Chaityas. The Traditional Newar Architecture; The Traditional Newar Architecture. The Traditional Newar Architecture By Wolfgang Korn. Book details. ISBN: ; Publisher: Ratna Meet the Author; a presentation of the different shikaras-temple types found in the kathmandu valley. Wolfgang Korn. Share this: Frequently Asked Questions. How to.


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Inspiration to produce this book, however, stemmed from some ten years ago when, as an architectural student, I was forced under the guidance of Professor ‘Jupp’ Ehran to measurement as well as the compilation of a list of the temples of the Kathmandu Valley, which brought me into close contact with the traditional architecture.

The Traditional Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley Paperback – Janu by Wolfgang Korn (Author)Cited by: It is a sequel to his two earlier publications entitled The Traditional Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley and The Traditional Newar Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley: The Sikharas.

Several Stupas and Chaityas belonging to the periods of Licchavi, Malla and Shah including their distinctive features such as décor elements and building. The Traditional Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley: Bibliotheca Himalayaica, by Wolfgang Korn, is a book on architecture of Kathmandu Valley Nepal.

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Traditional Architecture of Kathmandu valley -Responsiveness to earthquakes through empiricism i - Prof. Sudarshan Raj Tiwari Department of Architecture, IOE (TU). Indigenous building culture anywhere develops without the benefit of processed knowledge.

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Situated in between the trade routes of India, Tibet and China, Nepali architecture reflects influences from both these cultural strongholds. Selected temple concepts in Bengal and the Kathmandu Valley, Himal Books. About the Book This book is about the temple architecture of Nepal. Different elements of tiered temple (Dega) are divided into each chapter.

Each chapter is described in detail complemented throughout by detail drawings and information are collected from diverse sources as well as from the keen observation and experience of the author while working on design of temple. The Traditional Architecture of the Kathmandu Valley.

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The literal meaning of Durbar Square is a place of palaces. There are three preserved Durbar Squares in Kathmandu valley and one unpreserved in Durbar Square of Kathmandu is located in the old city and has heritage buildings representing four kingdoms (Kantipur, Lalitpur, Bhaktapur, Kirtipur), built over centuries, the earliest being the Licchavi dynasty.

The Kathmandu Valley, which was already called “Nepal” centuries before the emergence of the modern nation-state of that name, is a square mile bowl, 4, feet up. Architecture; Buddhist Art & Painting; Excavation, Inscriptions & Epigraphy; Fashion/Graphic Art; Iconography; Modern Art; Numismatic; Painting and Sculpture; Temples; Astronomy and Allied Science; Ayurveda Medicinal plants and Herbal Medicines.

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The Kathmandu Valley has always been a melting pot of diverse cultures, religions, arts and crafts. The Gopala and Kirat dynasties ruled during the earliest periods, followed by the Licchavi ( AD), who, correspondingly, developed the city with a passion, traditional art, and religious beliefs.

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Developments outside Valley not significant so focus on Valley, mainly on Malla period. Reference Books: Slusser, Mary Shepherd; Nepal Mandala, Princeton University Press, Dr.

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