Architecture at the Service of Science: Jantar Mantar, Astronomical Observatories in India

Architecture at the Service of Science: Jantar Mantar, Astronomical Observatories in India Jantar Mantar, Nova Delhi. Photo by Matthias Alberti (distributed via imagegeo.egu.eu) Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983695/architecture-at-the-service-of-science-jantar-mantar-astronomical-observatories-in-india “in downtown New Delhi, huge curved structures sink in the ground, taking the form of a ramp. Amorphous voids mark the great twisted … Read more

Urban Disparities: How Caste Shapes Cities

Urban Disparities: How Caste Shapes Cities Marginalized castes find homes in city slums. Image © Sarah Jamerson under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 license Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983475/urban-disparities-how-caste-shapes-cities Built environments are a reflection of the social order and dynamic ideals of society. Neighborhoods and cities are cultural relics shaped by diverse communities, … Read more

Materials to Build India’s Identity

Materials to Build India’s Identity © Andre J Fanthome Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/983042/materials-to-build-indias-identity Upon becoming a sovereign country, free from British Rule, the people of India found themselves faced with questions they had never needed to answer before. Coming from different cultures and origins, the citizens began to wonder what … Read more