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Koti Banal

Koti Banal is the name of a village in the Yamuna Valley (Rajgarhi area of Uttarkashi district). Many of the age old houses here represent the traditional knowledge and understanding of earthquake effects on buildings and the earthquake resistant design. 318 more words

Science Of India

Hindu temples of India

The most famous Hindu temples of India in a video from pictures with Indian classical music on background. The Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple of Madurai, the Tiruvanaikaval of Tiruchirappalli, the Temple of Thanjavur, the Jainism temple of Ranakpur and others. 48 more words


indian architecture and paintings

A video from pictures of Indian Indo Islamic architecture and Rajasthani paintings. The emperor Aurangzeb’s tomb, the Amber fort, nice colored paintings. Royal palaces of Rajasthan. 20 more words


Life of a City girl in a Village

I will always be a city girl at heart. I have never doubted that, and I confirmed that fact when during my medical posting I was posted to stay in a village for 2 months. 558 more words

Travel Diaries

Architecture As Spirit. . . . A Son Searches for His Father. . . . .

Louis Kahn was an amazing architect but an absent  father.  Nathaniel Kahn made this film from his journey to discover his famous father, Louis. This great spiritual man who   was famous for saying, “I ask the brick what it wants to be,” when asked about his designs, was unknown to his son.   59 more words