Types of Buildings : Lessons from History

As I walk along the street, I cant help but notice some of the big buildings around me. As I marvel at the vision of the builder, I often think about the source of this grand design. In such times I recall what I read in the fantastic book 'The Fountainhead' by Ayn Rand. The … Continue reading Types of Buildings : Lessons from History

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The Howrah Bridge

I will be visiting Kolkata this December ......my 1st visit to this part of the country. It should be a very busy trip...with so many places to tour...but I hope to steal a visit to the famous Howrah Bridge while traveling around with my friends. Since I like to know the history of places , … Continue reading The Howrah Bridge

Architectural Marvel : Bandra-Worli Sea Link

The Bandra-Worli Sea Link (officially known as the 'Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link' - named after India's late PM) is the 1st 8-lane twin carriageway cable-stayed bridge of India. People might wander about the significance of this bridge. Why isnt it just another bridge? Well for Indians, Its definitely a milestone. Why ? Just answer the … Continue reading Architectural Marvel : Bandra-Worli Sea Link