India has been a land of architectural marvels and here is a list of some of the mind-boggling architecture sites in India.
Art Architecture Tour of India
Located in Karnataka and identified as the early 10th Century Capital of the Hoysala Empire, this site is famous for its temples. With breathtaking temple tops and even more complicated constructions in the form of statues out statues made out of the monolithic rock, it is of little wonder that UNESCO has made this a world Heritage Site. Belur-Halibedu is a must-visit for those who enjoy medieval oriental architecture.
The national capital has its own fair share of architecture with the newly constructed temple of Akshardham. Complete with mesmerizing statues and statuettes this Hindu temple is a modern yet captivating illustration of fine sculpting techniques and skill. The vintage locations of Jama Masjid, Red Fort and India Gate are also amazing constructions to be visited in Delhi.
Known famously for its housing of sculptures pertaining to erotic art, Khajuraho is also a world-famous heritage site for architecture. Located in Madhya Pradesh, this group of Hindu and Jain temples was built way back in the 900s which makes it a site for historic artefacts in the form of constructions.
Located in Maharastra near the city of Nasik, Ajanta and Ellora caves are famous for their art and sculpting respectively. With the finest example of Indian art dating back to the 2nd century, BC Ajanta is every art lovers' delight. On the other hand, Ellora offers one of the most picturesque statues to have ever been forged in the ancient eras. Studded with amazing wall carvings and scintillating figures depicting Hindu and Buddhist mythology the place is a must-visit.