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This cross-cultural compendium shows howthe holy meeting place is common to faithsand sites from Greece to Mexico, fromJerusalem to Cambodia and beyond.
Table of Contents
|Meeting place of heaven and earth||p. 6|
|The temple's many names||p. 10|
|The mountain||p. 14|
|The heavenly prototype||p. 30|
|Sacred geometry||p. 36|
|The mandala||p. 48|
|Ritual drama in the temple||p. 68|
|The House of Life||p. 74|
|The temple as a place of burial||p. 88|
|The temple's many forms||p. 100|
|The primordial mound||p. 102|
|The path inward||p. 104|
|The heavenly presence||p. 106|
|Sacred geometry||p. 108|
|The Temple of the Lord||p. 114|
|The way of the pilgrim||p. 116|
|The Tree of Life||p. 118|
|The living water||p. 120|
|The temple at work||p. 122|
|Life after death||p. 124|
|Further reading||p. 126|
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