teswara is represented as born from a lotus and is usually depicted as standing or sitting on a lotus pedestal and holding a lotus bloom in his hand. ... The external illumination is arranged in such a way as to create the impression that the lotus structure is afloat upon water ... is based upon the results of aquot;smoke tests aquot; which were performed in the Imperial College of London on the model of the Temple.
|Title||:||The Dawning place of remembrance of God|
|Author||:||National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of India. Bahá'í Temple Project|