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Vittala temple

Vittala temple at Hampi is another magnificent imprint of the extraordinary craftsmanship of the sculptors of the Vijayanagara Empire. The temple is said to be built in 15th century during the period of Devraya 2nd, one of the ruler of the Vijayanagar empire . 645 more words

Travelogue

Republiken Finland fyller 100 år! Grattis!

                                                  Finlands statsvapen

Från 1200-talet till 1809 var Sverige och Finland ett rike. Det betyder över 600 år av oavbruten gemensam historia. Finland blev en integrerad del av Sverige, som ett av landets alla landskap. 427 more words

Culture

Late 19th & Early 20th Century Revival Period Architecture in depth

Introduction

The Late 19th Century and Early 20th Century Revival period is sometimes described as the Eclectic Movement in architecture. There was a desire to create buildings that were more closely modeled after the original forms that inspired them, The building designs of this era were intended to be more exact versions of earlier architectural styles and traditions. 1,703 more words