Amazing Architecture: Gol Gombadh meaning "rose dome", is the mausoleum of Mohammed Adil Shah, Sultan of Bijapur. The tomb was completed in 1656 by the architect Yaqut of Dabul. Although "impressively simple in design", it is the "structural triumph of Deccan architecture".

Gol Gumbaz temple Gol Gumbaz is the mausoleum of Mohammed Adil Shah, Sultan of Bijapur. The tomb, located in Bijapur, Karnataka in India, was completed in 1656 by the architect Yaqut of Dabul.

Gol Gumbaz is the mausoleum of Mohammed Adil Shah,Sultan of Bijapur.The tomb,  located in Bijapur, Karnataka in India,was completed in 1656 by the architect Yaqut of Dabul.The name finds its roots from Gola gummata deriving It is  from Gol Gombadh meaning "circular dome".constructed as per the Deccan  architecture" #islam #muslim #islamic #islamicquotes #islamicreminder  #muslimah #muslims #muslimah #muslim #muslimstyle #allah  #samtravel #travelphotography #travel #travisscott  #travellers

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AN ARCHITECTURAL PANEL (detail). Andhra Pradesh, Deccan, Southern India, late 19th century, Carved wood, of rectangular form, the central roundel depicting a boar with her two piglets, two half roundels at either end containing a similar animal, surrounded by profusely scrolling foliage, a parakeet between each roundel

AN ARCHITECTURAL PANEL (detail). Andhra Pradesh, Deccan, Southern India, late 19th century, Carved wood, of rectangular form, the central roundel depicting a boar with her two piglets, two half roundels at either end containing a similar animal, surrounded by profusely scrolling foliage, a parakeet between each roundel

Bibi ka Maqbara - the Taj of Deccan...  #Aurangabad #Maharashtra #India #travel #payaniga #BibiKaMaqbara #architecture

Bibi ka Maqbara - the Taj of Deccan... #Aurangabad #Maharashtra #India #travel #payaniga #BibiKaMaqbara #architecture

AN ARCHITECTURAL PANEL (detail). Andhra Pradesh, Deccan, Southern India, late 19th century, Carved wood, of rectangular form, the central roundel depicting a boar with her two piglets, two half roundels at either end containing a similar animal, surrounded by profusely scrolling foliage, a parakeet between each roundel

AN ARCHITECTURAL PANEL (detail). Andhra Pradesh, Deccan, Southern India, late 19th century, Carved wood, of rectangular form, the central roundel depicting a boar with her two piglets, two half roundels at either end containing a similar animal, surrounded by profusely scrolling foliage, a parakeet between each roundel

A weeklong stay in any ashram in Rishikesh would change who you are. Many Yoga, meditation and craft based workshops are conducted.

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GolGumbaz Bijapur i find it so interesting how ancient buildings were ever built

Meeting with yogini.  Indian early to mid-18th century.  Object Place: possibly Golconda, Deccan, Southern India.

Woman meeting with a Yogini, from Deccan, Southern India (opaque w/c & gold on paper)

India - Karnataka - Hampi - 127Hampi is a village in northern Karnataka state India. It is located within the ruins of Vijayanagara the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire. Predating the city of Vijayanagara it continues to be an important religious centre housing the Virupaksha Temple as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi.  The emperor Ashoka's minor rock edicts in Nittur…

India - Karnataka - Hampi - 127Hampi is a village in northern Karnataka state India. It is located within the ruins of Vijayanagara the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire. Predating the city of Vijayanagara it continues to be an important religious centre housing the Virupaksha Temple as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi. The emperor Ashoka's minor rock edicts in Nittur…

#Goa,Not nearly enough can be said about this coastal beach town along the Arabian Sea that is nestled between #Maharashtra and #Karnataka.Goa attracts #tourists from around the world and #India.Besides the Christmas and New Year season,when #holidaypackages to Goa are especially popular,the 3-day Goa Carnival held in February every year is an equally popular draw.

Goa is the most sought after destination of the Deccan Odyssey luxury train. This Deccan Odyssey destination is not only famous for its beaches, but is also famous for its architecture reflecting the customs and traditions of the Portuguese.

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qutb shahi tombs - hyderabad, india [ the burial ground of the seven kings of the qutb shahi dynasty ]

ca. 1640–50, Kalamkari Hanging with Figures in an Architectural Setting. India, Deccan, Culture: Islamic Medium: Cotton; plain weave, mordant-painted and dyed, resist-dyed.

Kalamkari Hanging with Figures in an Architectural Setting. plain weave, mordant-painted and dyed, resist-dyed.

Emerald cup with Persian verse, the side carved the inscription: 41 mm H, the maximum width of the side: 38 mm, 252 carats, Mughal, India, the end of the 16th-17th century. http://lilitochka.ru/viewtopic.php?id=395&p=2#p70734

Emerald cup with Persian verse carved inscription, 252 carats, Mughal period, end of the early Century, India

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UN General Assembly EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in New York - Deccan Herald

Chowmahalla Palace | Flickr: Intercambio de fotos

Only a true Hyderabadi will know what it means to be from the City of Pearls. Vibrant, ancient yet evolving, here are 26 reasons to love Hyderabad!

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