Jun 7, 2016

Vidhana Soudha ...Clicked on the way...



The Vidhana Soudha at Bengaluru is the legislative building of Karnataka state. It was built between the years 1952 - 56. The Architecture is a collage of different styles, borrowing mainly from Indo Saracenic and Dravidian. Kengal hanumanthaiah is credited with the conception and design guidence of this massive granite structure.

Jun 5, 2016

The State Central Library @ Bengaluru



The Central Library is housed in the Seshadri Iyer Memorial building @ the beautiful Cubbon Park. It was built in the year 1915.

May 30, 2016

Mahal in ruins...

I saw this dilapidated mahal on the highway near Vellore. Must be built by one of the Nawab's of Arcot. It serves as a cow shed now. The facade has some impressive workmanship.
If you have any info on this ruined structure, let me know...