Indian Architecture
Places  /  Published 17.08.22

Hauz Khas: A slice of history in south Delhi

The trendy neighbourhood and green stretch has pre-Mughal heritage structures and a small but thriving ecosystem ...
By Rangan Datta

Culture  /  Published 24.04.22

Our once and future homes

The hot and humid climate of the region was the primary focus of local architecture based on chalas that evolved from a single roof (ek-chala) to eight roofs (aat-chala). The multiple roof structure w...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

Opinion  /  Published 22.03.22

Revisiting restored Humayun’s tomb

I have visited Humayun’s tomb several times, seeing it transform from its earlier decrepitude to the beautiful, sensitively restored monument-space it is today. The tomb was one of my favourite ...
By Ruchir Joshi

Places  /  Published 23.02.22

Gwalior Monument: Kolkata’s little-known colonial landmark

Like many older monuments around the country, the Gwalior Monument is in need of some care. A plethora of flower pots cover the open sides of the pavilion hiding the sarcophagus from view, and ev...
By Somen Sengupta

News  /  Published 22.02.22

ICCR to offer online courses on traditional Indian art, architecture, epics and Vedas

The academic partner for this programme is Savitribai Phule Pune University ...


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