Vastu-Silpa Kosha - Encyclopaedia of Hindu Temple Architecture and Vastu
Vastu-Silpa Kosha - Encyclopaedia of Hindu Temple Architecture and Vastu/ Prof.S.K.Ramachandra Rao. 3 Vols.set. ,
ISBN .978-93-81218-51-8,(SET). 3 Vols.Set. Rs.2000 (Lala Murari Lal Chharia Oriental Series 27,28,29.)
The Vastu-shilpa-kosha is a three volume encyclopedic work . The first volume has explained
comprehensively the fundamentals of the Indian architecture. It deals with the Agama
tradition, the various kinds of Agama texts, the Alaya tradition and the concept of Vastu.
The second volume has a detailed description of Vastu illustrations and symbolic
representations. The third volume focuses on the architectural and scuptural ideas. It
deals with Vastu Vidya, the rituals of Alaya-sthapana and other details.