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Arquitetura Escavada na Rocha e no Solo
Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 2, 2018 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sabemos que os homens primitivos, na pré-história, viviam em cavernas e / ou habitações escavadas sob o nível do solo. No entanto, estamos prontos para nos surpreender quando descobrimos, durante nossas viagens, que até hoje grupos de população vivem em formas "trogloditas", isto é, nas cavernas escavadas na rocha ou diretamente sob os pés do transeunte. Na China, como na América do Norte...
Doing Feng Shui With A Taoist Master
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Fr.Axel takes the reader along on a quest, to locate the right apartment/office for his client. We meet bizarre buildings and strange people. We go to China, doing Yin FS. Then to Hong Kong, to investigate haunted apartments and real estate prices. We learn, how murder is caused by the accumulation of evil Chi. Concluding, the science of FS is compressed into understandable building blocks.
Vastu, Pyramid, Feng Shui Quiz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This science is based on the 5 elements called Earth, Water, Fire, Air and Sky (Prithvi, Aapah, Tejah, Vayuh, Aakasa) otherwise known as Pancha Maha Bhutah, without which no living being on earth can survive. If we can see and feel the presence of these elements and if you can see and feel the east solar rays and north magnetic rays, this can be called a science.
Building a Home in a Silo
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
The author found an abandoned, 50-year-old grain silo and made it into a 5-story round house. In this true story he tells his challenges and triumphs in completing this difficult task of transformation without any blueprints. Numerous photographs from the project are shown so the reader can visualize this unique building project.