Real Market Places

12th February 2018

This is what markets used to be like, and still are in Agra

 

Living Heritage

12th February 2018

Living Heritage, this snack shop has been serving Thalis for the last 185 years, Agra Market.

Garden Corner Tower circa 1650, Agra

12th February 2018

Garden Corner Tower at Mehtab Bagh built circa 1650, Agra

Traditional buidling techniques

12th February 2018

Rebuilding the walls of Mehtab Bagh, Gardens at Agra

India Gate

11th February 2018

India Gate, Delhi, a 42 metre, towering Memorial to the 70,000 soldiers of the Indian Army who died in the period 1914–21 in the First World War, it was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens and evokes the architectural style of the triumphal arch and is free of religious ornamentation

Indian Mortar Mill

11th February 2018

A lime mortar mill pulled by an Ox, shown in a modern interpretaion of traditional building in India, in a picture devoted to the life and work of Bhagwan Swaminarayan 1781-1830, who inspired a new branch of Hinduism

Fine polished lime plaster ensured opulent splendour

11th February 2018

The finely carved red sandstone of Diwan-i-Am originally decorated in highly polished lime shell plaster to produce a white, opulent, Indian masterpiece with heavy red curtains hung off the iron rings.

Seventeenth Century Indian Frescoed Lime Stucco

10th February 2018

Seventeenth Century Indian Frescoed Lime Stucco at Chatta Chowk Red Fort New Delhi

17th Century Lime Stucco on brick

10th February 2018

17th Century Lime Stucco on brick at the Drum House, Red Fort, New Delhi