Chattra

Chattra

A stone umbrella on top of a stupa, symbolizing dignity, composed of a stone disk on a vertical pole.
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chattra

Atop a stupa, a stone umbrella symbolizing dignity; composed of a stone horizontally oriented disk on a vertical pole.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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