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Centuries old Indian Architecture

And I found it- Chand Bowli- an 8th century step well in the village of Abhaneri near Bandikui.

View of Gwalior Fort from outside

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Literally translating to the corner of the sun, Sun Temple in Konark is a holy shrine dedicated to the Sun God. No text of ancient architecture is ever ...

Undavalli and Mogalarajapuram Caves, Andhra Pradesh

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Sand dunes and an old temple at Talakad

Varaha Caves, Tamil Nadu

One of the oldest UNESCO World Heritage sites in India, Ajanta and Ellora Caves are an exhibition of ancient and medieval rock-cut art.

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Pataleshwar Cave temple, Maharashtra

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Reclining Buddha in a Chaitya Hall at Ajanta Caves

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The Taj Mahal in Agra (India), an exemple of Mughal architecture

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Karla Caves, Maharashtra

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Castel Sant'Angelo, Emperor Hadrian's Mausoleum.

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Ajanta and Ellora Caves, Maharashtra

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Elephanta Caves, Maharashtra

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Located in the Kurnool district, Yaganti is a popular shrine of Lord Shiva that sees

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Udayagiri and Khandagiri Caves, Orissa

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Centuries old Indian Architecture

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The village of Hampi boasts of many splendid establishments of historical significance, and the one

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Sand dunes and an old temple at Talakad

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The Taj Mahal in Agra (India), an exemple of Mughal architecture

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Architect Lahauri led a team of 20,000 artisans in the development of the Taj Mahal.

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Hanse-Viertel, a store gallery in Hamburg, Northern Germany, by Gerkan, Marg and Partners (1980)

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Sainsbury Wing of the National Gallery in London by Robert Venturi (1991)

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Ivan the Great Bell Tower in the Moscow Kremlin, built in the 16th century

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The taller of the two Buddhas of Bamiyan before 2001

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Veerabhadra Temple is a gorgeous example of architectural style from Vijaynagar Empire and other than its

Facade of the Berlin Philharmonic by Hans Scharoun (1963)

Shwezigon Pagoda (built in the 11th century) at Pagan, based on earlier Pyu design

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People lifting the levitating stone at Hazrat Qamar Ali Darvesh shrine, Shivapur

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A traditional Fiaker horse carriage passes the imperial Schoenbrunn palace in Vienna, Austria

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A 1665 voyage to the Indian state of Uttar Prudesh left French explorer Jean-Baptiste Tavernier with stories of a colorful encounter with Shah Jahan just ...

The abandoned village of Kuldhara in Rajasthan

Rats roaming around the Karni Mata Temple at Deshnok

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Glass house Pavilion for the Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut (1995)

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Tadao Ando's "head-out Buddha" creates ample opportunities for reflection, both spiritual