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BIOMIMICRY 2013
Kham Design is organising yet another Biomimicry Introductory Workshop on 18th,19th and 20th of October at Hospet, for registrations and other details,contact Sowmya,9611835534

 

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KHAM DESIGN

architecture - interiors - environmentalism

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 From the Sanskrit root Kham - To Delve

According to the source, these are:

The axle space on which a wheel turns (Rgveda)
Cavity, cavern, cave, hollow, aperture (Rgveda)
The spring or fountainhead (Rgveda)
The nine bodily apertures (Athervaveda, Pratisakhya, Kathopanisad, Gautama's Dharmasastra)
Conceptually... space, air, sky, vacuity, emptiness (Satapatha Brahmana, Prasnopanisad, Manusmrti)
Mathematically, the aperture left behind by a speeding arrow (Manusmrti)
Astrologically, the cypher (Suryasiddhanta, Sahitya Darpana)
Astrologically, the tenth mansion (Varahamihira's Brhajjataka)
Calligraphically, notationally and symbolically... the resonating anusvara represented by the circle of the bindu (Lexical)
The city (Lexical)
The field (Lexical)
Conceptually... the understanding (Lexical)
Action (Lexical)
The Creator, Brahma (Lexical)
Kham — Ether
Kham ca — Outer space
Kham ca — The sky also
Kham  ca — Ethereal
Kham — The sky
Kham eva — Towards the sky
Kham — Apertures
Kham — All pervading...like the sky
Kham — Outer space
Kham — In the vast sky
Kham — The earth
Nava kham — Having nine apertures

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