Mud

Paper by Ray Meeker in "Architecture +Design"
A Journal for the Indian Architect
Vol VII No 2 Mar Apr 1991

The chimney of a vault to be fired receives finishing touches

 

Introduction by Sanjay Prakash

 


   

   

   
   
 


The Auroville House - four vaulted rooms surrounding a central dome - set 75 cm below grade

 


Tarpaulin cover is somewhat expensive - but essential
 


Stoking with  "malaar"  in the three-vault systems, fired as a semi continuous kiln

 
   


Interior of one of the vaults of the Auroville house

   
 

 

 

 

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"Agni jata" and Ray Meeker.

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