Горшки ghata как элементы колонн чайтьягрихи в Карли в контексте развития пещерной архитектуры Индии
This article deals with the emergence of idea of ghaţa in architecture of chaytyagriha in Karli, in the context of the early cave architecture of India. It serves as a part of the support structure, fully imitating the shape of the village ceramic pot. In addition, attention is paid to the semantic content of the element - the semantics of form and its value, as well as evolution. Ap- pearing in the early Buddhist cave chaytyas, ghaţa element then moves to the monastery buildings - vihara, become an important element in the pillars of Hindu architecture columned halls mandapas and Jain temples.