By Radhika Srinivasan, Leslie Jermyn, Roseline Lum

ISBN-10: 1608707822

ISBN-13: 9781608707829

A publication approximately India's tradition.

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But for the cities of ancient China, the grid was seen as an imitation of the cosmos, the ordered realm of the gods, as opposed to the disorder than appeared on the Earth, the realm of profane space. Hence, by representing the space of the city as a grid, in imitation of the cosmos, the area was transformed into a symbolically sacred space, one deliberately designed to propitiate the gods. So the grid-iron plan was a device designed to reinforce the social order of society; it was as important as the prayers and rituals practised by the priests.

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