15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
stone carving at a Masjid of 15th cent.
the photograph is showing the carving details of a part of minaret at jamamasjid at champaner ,the masjid was build on 15th century , this particular photograph shows the combination of Hindu and Muslim architecture, the photograph shows a Jharokha which is decorated with detailed carved shape of lotus.
lotus is considered as a holy flower by the Hindus and all the ancient Hindu temples have decorative carvings shaped like lotus.
Gujarat is considered as a place form where the mixing of these two architectural styles started.
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||June 20, 2017, 2:21 a.m.
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