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The following buildings showcase India ‘s old, rich and splendid culture.

The Taj Mahal

India is the home of one of the Seven Wonders of the world – Taj Mahal.   The Taj Mahal,at agra near delhi-the capital of india,  is considered the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from Persian, Ottoman, Indian, and Islamic architectural styles.

The Qutub Minar

The Qutub Minar, a tower in Delhi, is the world’s tallest brick minaret.The Qutab Minar is notable for being one of the earliest and most prominent examples of Indo-Islamic architecture.

The Shore Temple

Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)  close to Chennai (Madras) is on the shores of the Bay of Bengal, along the eastern coast. Mamallapuram known for its rocks  carvings and monolithic sculptures has the famous shore temple, the only one to have survived the ravages of nature. Also known as the Seven Pagodas  (temples), six now lie submerged in the sea.The monuments are mostly rock-cut and monolithic, and constitute the early stages of Dravidian architecture  wherein Buddhist elements of design are prominently visible.

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