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by James M. Evans, AIA

As practicing Jainists, the clients asked the architect to include a prayer room on the third floor. (opposite page) The approach to the front entry features a water crossing that symbolizes a ritual purification of the body.

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Texas Architect Nov/Dec 2007: Sacred Space