Indian vernacular architecture the informal, functional architecture of structures, often in rural areas of India, built of local materials and designed to meet the needs of the local people. Architecture provides a sense of place and support of all types of human activity. Architecture helps the man-made fit in harmony with the environment while promoting health and well-being, enriching lives aesthetically and spiritually, providing economic opportunities, and creating a legacy that reflects and symbolizes culture and traditions.
Tour based on Art – Architecture – Design
Here is a technique for building walls using natural raw materials such as earth, chalk, lime or gravel. It is an ancient building method that has seen a revival in recent years. For millennia men proved that they could live in a sustainable way. They used to live in harmony with mother nature. They made use of it, yet respected it. People used earth as a raw material with sensitivity. Please go through this slideshow for a home in Purulia district of West Bengal (Bangla), India.
Wall painting is a style of tribal art mostly created by the tribal people from the different places in India. There are several styles / motifs of wall paint and the timings of new paint is also different from each other. There are stories related to this tribal art which is still practiced today. Let us go through these slide shows one by one, where you can explore the traditional style of art, culture of a community.
We arrange experential tour based on art-architecture, as per your time schedule, interest and theme selection.
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